LOS ANGELES — Bob Saget’s dying final month stemmed from an unintended blow to the top, his household stated in an announcement Wednesday.
The comic and “Full Home” star was discovered useless Jan. 9 in a Florida lodge room. He’d carried out within the space the night time earlier than as a part of a stand-up tour.
“The authorities have decided that Bob handed from head trauma,” the Saget household stated. “They’ve concluded that he by chance hit the again of his head on one thing, thought nothing of it and went to sleep. No medication or alcohol have been concerned.”
The medical expert’s workplace in Orange County, Florida, didn’t instantly return a message searching for particulars about their investigation Wednesday night time.
Saget, 65, was discovered on the lodge mattress and there have been no indicators of foul play, authorities stated final month. A lodge safety officer had entered the room after Saget failed to take a look at, and known as 911 when he discovered him unresponsive.
Deputies and paramedics got here to the room on the Ritz Carlton in Orlando and he was pronounced useless.
Saget was finest identified for his function as beloved single dad Danny Tanner on the sitcom “Full Home” and because the wisecracking host of “America’s Funniest Residence Movies.”
Saget was on the street as a part of his “I Don’t Do Unfavourable Comedy Tour.” After heat viewers receptions to his gigs Friday in Orlando and Saturday within the Ponte Vedra Seashore resort space, he celebrated on-line.
“I’m again in comedy like I used to be after I was 26. I suppose I’m discovering my new voice and loving each second of it,” he’d posted Saturday on Instagram.
Saget’s dying prompted an outpouring of affection from followers and colleagues, who recalled him as each humorous and terribly variety.
Within the assertion, the household stated it has been overwhelmed with “the unimaginable outpouring of affection from Bob’s followers” and have been comforted by it.
“As we proceed to mourn collectively, we ask everybody to recollect the love and laughter that Bob dropped at this world, and the teachings he taught us all: to be variety to everybody, to let the folks you like know you like them, and to face tough occasions with hugs and laughter,” his household stated.
Saget was married to Kelly Rizzo Saget and had three daughters from a earlier marriage.