New York Times’ columnist David Carr died of lung cancer, autopsy shows

The New York Times' media columnist David Carr died from complications from lung cancer and heart disease, an autopsy revealed.

The manner of death is natural,” Julie Bolcer, a spokeswoman for the medical examiner, said Saturday.

Carr, 58, died Thursday after he collapsed at The Times office in Manhattan.

Shortly before his death, he had moderated a discussion about the film “Citizenfour.”

CNN’s Renee Wunderlich contributed to this report.

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