Tanya Roberts passed away on Monday evening January 4 at the age of 65 after her death was prematurely announced just one day before. Now, her cause of death has been released. Mike mistakenly sent out a press release saying Tanya had passed away on Sunday January 3 when she was, in fact, still alive. Tanya was rushed to the hospital in Los Angeles on Christmas Eve after collapsing at home following a walk with her dog.
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The publicist, Mike Pingel, said in an interview on Monday night that Ms. Roberts, 65, was hospitalized at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center in Los Angeles and in grave condition for an unspecified illness. The information from Mr. Pingel on Monday contradicted earlier accounts that he had given to several media outlets that had reported that Ms. Roberts had died before then. Pingel said that he had relied on information from Mr. Pingel said.
According to NBC News, Roberts' publicist Mike Pingel confirmed that she is still alive despite previously informing multiple outlets of her death. On Sunday, Jan. In a statement to CNN , Pingel confirmed her passing, saying he was "devastated" by the loss.
Actress Tanya Roberts died on Sunday from a urinary tract infection that spread to her kidney, gallbladder, liver and bloodstream. Actress Tanya Roberts died from a urinary tract infection that spread to her kidney, gallbladder, liver and bloodstream, her agent has revealed. O'Brien had earlier been at the center of a mix up over Roberts' death after her agent Mike Pingel informed the media that she had died at Cedars-Sinai Hospital in Los Angeles on Sunday, while she was still clinging to life in the ICU. O'Brien and Pingel sought to explain how they came to issue the premature death announcement when they were stopped by a photographer outside Roberts' Hollywood Hills home on Tuesday. It was at the same home that Roberts collapsed on Christmas Eve after returning from a walk with her dog.