Woman, 39, killed by cannabis in first-ever THC overdose after vaping marijuana chemical, coroner rules

A WOMAN has died of an overdose of cannabis, a coroner has ruled, making it the first-ever recorded death of its kind, it has been reported.

The unnamed 39-year-old was killed as a result of a vaping an excess of Tetrahydrocannabinol – or THC – the main active ingredient in marijuana and the one which gives users a high.

 The woman died of an overdose of cannabis after vaping the drug
The woman died of an overdose of cannabis after vaping the drugCredit: Getty – Contributor

According to coroner Christy Montegut, of St John the Baptist Parish in Louisiana, the woman died after vaping THC

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