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10/23/2014 08:59 am ET Updated Oct 23, 2014

Elizabeth Peña's Cause Of Death Was Alcohol Abuse

Actress Elizabeth Peña died from complications of alcohol abuse, reports TMZ.

On Peña's death certificate, the Los Angeles County Coroner "cited cirrhosis of the liver due to alcohol, as well as cardiopulmonary arrest, cardiogenic shock and acute gastrointestinal bleeding," reports People magazine.

The 55-year-old "La Bamba" star died on Oct. 14 at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles.

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