Local October 17, 2019 | 11:53 am

Tourist deaths in Dominican resorts ‘consistent’ with natural causes: Fox

Santo Domingo.- The US State Dept. Consular Affairs Office reported that the results of toxicological tests performed on tourists who died in the Dominican Republic are consistent with natural causes.

According to Fox News, the FBI opened an investigation into the deaths of tourists in Dominican Republic resorts. Subsequently, the agency delivered a report to the Dominican authorities.

In an exclusive statement sent to Fox News 43, the Office of Consular Affairs of the State Department says:

“The results of additional extensive toxicological tests conducted to date have been consistent with the findings of local authorities (Dominican Republic). Our condolences are with the families during this difficult time.”

The Attorney General’s Office has yet to provide details into the death of tourists in the country.