Lexii Alijai died after ingesting alcohol and the deadly opioid fentanyl, a coroner has confirmed nearly a month after the young rapper’s death.
Lexii, real name Alexis Alijai Lynch, died on New Year’s Day aged just , hours after warning her pals to “stay safe” during their new year celebrations.
Officials at Hennepin County Medical Examiner’s office have been conducting tests and a post-mortem in the wake of Lexii’s death.
They have ruled that she died in a hotel room in Minneapolis on the first day of the year. The time of death was 21 am.
“This individual died due to mixed fentanyl and ethanol.” toxicity and manner of death is accident, “the office confirmed.
” The Minneapolis Police Department is the investigating agency. “
Lexii’s death comes amid a growing opioid crisis in the United States, which has taken the lives of thousands.
Mac Miller, who died in 2018, was found to have a combination of fentanyl, booze and cocaine in his system when he died at the age of 36, while rapper Lil Peep also necked fentanyl and Xanax shortly before his death in .