George Floyd’s death caused by asphyxiation, independent autopsy finds

The autopsy, requested by George Floyd's family, said his death was "caused by asphyxia due to neck and back compression that led to a lack of blood flow to the brain."
2:32 | 06/01/20

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Transcript for George Floyd’s death caused by asphyxiation, independent autopsy finds
The autopsy. Shows. That mr. Floyd had no underlying. Medical problem that caused or contributed to his death. This is confirmed by information. Provided to doctor Wilson and my so. From the family. He was in good health. The compressive. Pressure. Ogden neck. And back. Are not seen at autopsy because the pressure has been route released. By the time about it comes in the medical zone office. It can only be seen. Serious. Compressive pressure on the neck and end back can only be seen. While the pressures being applied. Or when as in this instance. It is captured on video. And in this instance we can see after. Little bit less than four minutes. That. Mr. Floyd. Isn't motionless lifeless. And when the EMS arrived and put him on the stretcher. Without any CPR at that time. During the ambulance trip. The he did not respond to CPR. And did not respond soon cardiac shock. The cause of death. In my opinion. Is that's fix he due to. Compression of the neck. Which says mr. Crime indicated. Can. Interfere would blood flow and oxygen going to brain. And compression of the back. Which interferes with breathing. When he said I can't grieve. Unfortunately. Many police are under the impression if you can talk. That means you breathing that is not true I am talking and talking and talking and not breathing in front of you. So the the concept that person says I can't read like mr. garner by in this instance. Means you should take it seriously.

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