Anna Nicole Smith - Reality star Anna Nicole Smith dies after collapse - CNN.com
Reality star Anna Nicole Smith dies after collapse - CNN.com
CNN) -- Reality TV star and former model Anna Nicole Smith wasTechnorati Tags: Anna Nicole Smith, Playboy, model, stripper, mom, dead, rip
pronounced dead Thursday after being taken to a Florida hospital after
being found unconscious in her hotel room, a law enforcement source
with knowledge of the case told CNN.
Smith, 39, collapsed at a south Florida hotel and was taken to a local hospital, according to news reports.
had reported that Smith collapsed at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel and
Casino in Hollywood, Florida, and was rushed to Memorial Regional
Hospital in Hollywood just after 2 p.m. ET.
According to reports, Smith was found unresponsive in her hotel room.
was involved in a paternity suit regarding the parentage of her
daughter, Danielynn, as well as other disputes, including some
regarding a house she stayed at in the Bahamas around the time she gave
Earlier this week, Smith was included in a class-action
lawsuit against a company, TrimSpa, for which she had worked as a
spokesperson. TrimSpa makes a product it claims leads to substantial
weight loss. The lawsuit alleges the marketing of the product, TrimSpa
X32, was false or misleading.
Smith's son, Daniel Wayne Smith,
died at age 20 just days after the birth of Smith's daughter.
Pathologist Cyril Wecht said a lethal dose of methadone and
antidepressants caused cardiac dysrhythmia, leading to his death.