An American Television personality, Chris Burrous popular for KTLA5 Morning News on the weekend had passed away in Glendale Thursday afternoon. News anchor, Chris Burrous who had always delivered the quirky and sensible reporting is no more.

The shocking news of Chris Burrous demise is down heartening central California, with stops also in Sacramento (KMAX) and Bakersfield (KGET).

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What’s the cause of Chris Burrous death? Stick with us; we’ll be unfolding Chris Burrous cause of death, age, funeral, and wiki-bio.

Chris Burrous’ Cause of Death

He was found motionless at a Day Inns in Glendale. Eventually, a man with the news anchor summoned authorities at 1:15 pm and reported that he was short of breathing. Also, he applied the aid for the unconscious Chris Burrous, as the team of paramedic had reached the unfortunate situation.

Chris Burrous age, dead, cause of death, funeral
Caption: Former CBS13 And Good Day Anchor Chris Burrous Source: CBS

Quite honestly did a good job of trying to render aid,” according to Glendale Police Sgt. Dan Suttles said in a news briefing. The paramedic team also applied CPR before transmitting Burrous to the emergency aid. Unfortunately, Burrous could not make to the aid scene and hence pronounced dead.

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The man, who was accompanying Burrous claimed that he overdosed. However, the cops are undertaking investigations for Chris Burrous’ possible cause of death. Additionally, Glendale Police Sgt. Dan Suttles unveiled that the case isn’t suicide under any circumstances.

After much awaited postmortem result of Chris’ death, it was found that he was high on methamphetamine. The Coroner’s Office reported that Burros had an overdose of the Class A drug and also had other factors such as his cardiovascular disease and hypertension increasing his chances of death.

According to the man who contacted the police, Burros had two ‘rocks’ of crystal meth inserted via his rectum, hence, falling unconcious.

The scene also contained GHB, the Gamma-Hydroxybutyric acid. However, Burros hadn’t consumed the item. Though the man and Burros were together smoking and taking drugs, the man was not charged with any crime.

Chris Burros death and funeral details

He had dedicated seven years of professionalism on KTLA station. KTLA President and General Manager Don Corsini and News Director Jason Ball stated Chris Burrous demise. Stay tuned with us for Chris Burrous funeral details.

“Our thoughts and prayers go out to the Burrous family, Chris loved sharing the stories of Southern California and connecting with our viewers. “He will be remembered as a great journalist and a wonderful friend to many. He brought kindness to his work and will be deeply missed by the entire KTLA family.”

Chris’s loved ones gathered in Whittie on Friday to bid farewell to his untimely death. The emotional memorial was held inside the SkyRose Chapel at Rose Hills. 

During the services, his wife revealed that it would’ve been Chris’s 44th birthday that day. 

He was lightning in a bottle. 

Rest in Peace, Chris Burrous! 

Chris Burrous Wiki-bio

Born on 11th January 1975, Chris Burrous passed away at 43 years of age. He was the son of Central Valley farmer and a NASA engineer parents. The news anchor had nuptial bliss with his wife, Mai Do-Burrous. The couple met at Bakersfield, California, on KGET-TV.

Chris Burrous age, dead, cause of death, funeral
Chris Burrous with his wife, Mai-Do Burrous. Source: Instagram

Burrous and his wife shared a nine-year-old daughter; Isabella associated with wedding vows in October 2003. He had always flaunted his family pictures on social media.

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The news anchor commenced a journalism career in Southern California while attending Chapman University. He had served in at KCKC-AM and KCXX-FM, KEVN-TV and KTLA.

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