Last May, Erica Blasberg, a 25-year-old LPGA golfer, committed suicide with a mixture of prescription drugs and suffocating herself with a plastic bag. Recently, Thomas Hess, Blasberg's Las Vegas doctor, plead guilty to misdemeanor obscruction of justice charges. Hess admitted to removing a suicide note and the prescription medications from the golfer's home before police arrived in an effort to spare her family the embarrassment of a suicide. The police frown on this sort of behavior. Hess...Read Full Story
Erica Blasberg, an LPGA golfer, was found dead nearly 4 months ago, and the 25-year-old's death has just been ruled a suicide, according to the LA Times. The coroner's report concluded she died of asphyxia combined with the presence of toxic levels of prescription medication in her system. Erica Blasberg's death has been ruled a suicide. (Getty) The drugs found in her system included prescription headache, cough, pain and anti-anxiety medications -- at an amount of medication not permitted...Read Full Story
Erica Blasberg laughs on the ninth tee while waiting for the fairway to clear during the first round of the LPGA Corning Classic at Corning Country Club on May 22, 2008 in Corning, New York. (Getty Images)more pics »Erica Blasberg, a golfer who competed in the LPGA Tour, passed away Sunday at the age of just 25. Details of her death haven't been released yet, due to an ongoing investigation surrounding her passing -- officials don't know yet whether foul play was involved. What they do know...Read Full Story
Professional golfer Erica Blasberg was found dead in her home Sunday, at just 25 years old. Officials haven't released the cause of death, since her passing is still under investigation and they don't know yet whether foul play was involved. But the lack of details seem to be making Internet surfers even more curious about Blasberg, who played in the LPGA Tour and finished 104th on the money list in 2007. She also signed an endorsement deal with Puma in 2006 and had been called one of...Read Full Story
Erica Blasberg, a professional golfer who played in the LPGA Tour, passed away yesterday at the age of 25. According to USAToday.com, her death is still under investigation, as it's still unclear if foul play was involved. A spokesperson for the Clark County Coroner's Office said, "That investigation is still pending so we have no cause of death to report at this time." She added that "although it could be sooner, it is not unusual for it to take between four to 12 weeks" to determine...Read Full Story
Erica Blasberg (July 14, 1984 - May 9, 2010) was an American golfer who played on the LPGA Tour. She died at her home at 25, and her death was later ruled a suicide. Find more pictures, news and articles about Erica Blasberg here.