The Broward County Medical Examiner revealed in a recent report that former Miami Hurricanes wide receiver Sam Bruce died of a heart attack earlier this year, according to TMZ Sports.
“The Broward County Medical Examiner released the report, obtained by TMZ Sports, which revealed the cause of the issue was coronary artery disease,” the report stated.
Bruce reportedly died due to “natural causes,” per officials.
The former Florida high school football standout was just 24 years old.
Former Florida high school football star Sam Bruce — who briefly was part of the 2016 Miami Hurricanes team — died due to a heart attack … according to the medical examiner's report. https://t.co/7ynvKOPMGJ
— TMZ (@TMZ) July 21, 2022
Former High School football star Sam Bruce died from heart attack https://t.co/ooM3nqVh7U
— Drebonacci (@andre_mihaescu) July 21, 2022
TMZ recapped their prior report on Bruce’s tragic death: