The wife of Indianapolis 500 fan Adam Melchi has confirmed that his death has been ruled accidental, caused by complications due to heat exposure.

Taking to Twitter this evening, Indy 500 and IndyCar Radio announcer Jake Query confirmed the news:

I spoke with the wife of Adam Melchi, who passed away race weekend after camping across from IMS. His death has been ruled “accidental caused by complications from heat exposure”. She asked I share that news amidst speculation. God speed to a great race fan.

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