Rodney King death ruled accidental

Associated Press
FILE - This July 20, 1993 file photo shows Rodney King speaking during an appearance on KFI-AM radio's

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Rodney King, whose 1991 videotaped beating made him a symbol of police brutality and racial tension in Los Angeles, was in a drug- and alcohol-induced "delirium" when he accidentally drowned in his pool, coroners ruled on Thursday, August 23.

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