Toxicology Reports Reveal Aldrich Alcohol Content

Pitkin County Coroner’s Office
J. Stevens Ayers

506 East Main Street                                     Aspen, Colorado 81611                                              970-920-5310


In reference to the Pitkin County Coroner's Office Investigation pertaining to the death of George W Aldrich II, toxicology results have indicated that the blood alcohol content was 294mg% which is slightly higher than three and a half times the legal driving limit.  This information will be listed as a contributing factor to the death of Mr. Aldrich.  

The injuries sustained indicate he died instantly on impact.  A fall from this height is universally non-survivable.  

Questions should be directed to Audra Keith, Pitkin County Deputy Coroner @970-618-2260.

Posted on Thursday, December 16, 2010