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Medical Examiner: Drugs, Falls, Cars, Suicides Lead Death Investigations

| 10:14 AM

Drugs, alcohol, vehicles, falls, guns and suicide continue to be leading causes of deaths investigated by the San Diego County Medical Examiner’s Office, according to its 2018 Annual Report.

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Suicides Rise Slightly in San Diego County

| 3:55 PM

The number and rate of people who died by suicide in San Diego County rose slightly again last year, according to the San Diego County Suicide Prevention Council’s 2019 Report to the Community released Thursday.