Christian County Coroner Amy Calvert Winans has finalized a pair of area death investigations.
69 year old Russell Stockton of Palmer died on January 4th at his residence in Palmer. His cause of death was determined to be from Aspiration of Food Bolus, and the manner of death determined to be accidental.
50 year old Kevin C. Minnis of Palmer died on January 26th at his residence in Palmer. Cause of death was determined to be from carbon monoxide intoxication due to the inhalation of propane heater exhaust within his enclosed home. Minnis’ death was also ruled to be accidental.