On Wednesday, October 9, 2019, at 0342 hours, EDSO was dispatched to a report of a deceased person at an address in Pollock Pines, Ca. The man has been identified as 67 year old Robert Mardis.
An autopsy was completed this afternoon and the cause of death was determined as Severe Coronary Artery Atherosclerosis. Mardis also had a clinical history of C.O.P.D. The investigation into this death has concluded and this case is considered closed. The power outage from the recent PSPS was not the cause of death. Next of kin notifications have been completed.
During this PSPS event, EDSO will be assisting the Superior Court of El Dorado County to disperse information.
“The Superior Court of El Dorado County would like to assure the public during the impending PG&E power outage that all court facilities will remain open for business. While there may be no telephone or computer access, our employees will do their best to assist the public during this difficult and stressful time. Please be advised that there will be a location change, on October 11th ONLY, as follows:
• Department 1 and 2 matters normally heard at 495 Main Street, Placerville will be held in Department 9 and 10 located at 3321 Cameron Park Drive, Cameron Park 95682″