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Summary and Comment: The autopsy report states:
- Cause of death: Suffocation due to overlay and burial in structural collapse.
- The skin is decomposed ... the neck organs and thoracic and abdominal organs remain intact but are badly decomposed.
The autopsy does not include an estimate of the time of death.
Summary and Comment: The DOJ Report states:
- Identified Branch Davidians From April 19 Fire … Rachel Koresh was buried alive inside the bunker. She died of suffocation. Her body was identified from dental records. She was 23 years old.
Summary and Comment: The Inquest Certificate states:
- Inhalation of smoke and carbon monoxide due to fire
- Global charring