Medical Examiner Changes Manner Of Death For Deer Creek Teen; Investigation Ongoing


Thursday, June 24th 2021, 10:25 pm
By: News 9


DEER CREEK, Oklahoma -

The Medical Examiner investigating the drowning of a Deer Creek teen has changed the manner of death from 'accidental' to 'pending' until the case has been finalized. 

Related: Medical Examiner Rules Deer Creek Teen’s Death An Accidental Drowning 

Toyin Amuda died after drowning in a swimming pool on June 16, authorities said. 

The 18-year-old was found unresponsive at about 2:30 a.m. in a pool at a home along Villagio Drive in Oklahoma City. 

Amuda recently graduated from Deer Creek High School where he was homecoming king. He planned to attend The University of Oklahoma in the fall. 

The investigation is ongoing. 

Read: New Details Emerge In Drowning Death OF Recent Deer Creek HS Grad