Medical Examiner Finds Accidental Cocaine OD Caused The Death Of Dave McKay
September 27, 2016 at 4:48 AM (PT)
In AUGUST (NET NEWS 8/4), ALL ACCESS was saddened to learn that BEASLEY Country WQYK/TAMPA morning personality DAVE MCKAY unexpectedly passed away. He was 55. Cluster OM TEE GENTRY broke the news to listeners while sitting in with MCKAY's morning co-host VERONICA and afternoon jock CADILLAC JACK, saying the announcement was "the hardest thing I’ve ever had to do on the radio. I’m beyond sad, beyond shocked.”
TODAY, more sad news, as WFTS-TV/TAMPA reports, "The final autopsy report for legendary TAMPA BAY radio voice, DAVE MCKAY shows he died of a cocaine overdose." The medical examiner ruled his death an accident.