Comic Fuquan Johnson, 2 others die in possible OD

VENICE, Calif. (CNS) — Comedian Fuquan Johnson and two other people died right after seemingly overdosing on cocaine laced with fentanyl at a house in Venice, and comedian and design Kate Quigley was in significant ailment, in accordance to multiple stories Sunday.

Firefighters and paramedics had been dispatched at 12:04 a.m. Saturday to a house in the 200 block of Carroll Canal, wherever 3 people were pronounced lifeless at the scene and a further individual was rushed to an space medical center, according to Nicholas Prange of the Los Angeles Hearth Section.

The a few fatalities were being later determined as Johnson, 43, of North Hollywood Natalie Williamson, 33, of Los Angeles, and Enrico Colangeli, 48, of Medford, Massachusetts, according to the Los Angeles County coroners’ workplace.

Johnson was a standup comedian and writer for “Comedy Parlour Are living.”

“I love you Fuquan Lateef Johnson! #FuFacts RIP,” actor and director Damien Dante Wayans tweeted Sunday.

Quigley has hosted Playboy TVs “Undercover” and the 2016 AVN Awards, and formerly dated singer Darius Rucker, the previous guide vocalist for Hootie and the Blowfish.

TMZ, which very first reported the story, explained Quigley lived following to the residence that was the location of the 911 phone, and all the victims appeared to have ingested cocaine laced with fentanyl — a effective painkiller blamed for up to millions of overdose deaths across the United States more than the very last many several years.

Autopsies will be conducted on all three victims.