Brain Knighton alias Axl Rotten, the pro wrestler who was found dead on the bathroom floor of a McDonald´s in Linthicum. Md. on Feb. 4, died of an accidental drug overdose, the medical examiner says.
The 44-year-old had placed drug paraphernalia and a broken burnt tablespoon with a “crystalline residue” on the restroom’s infant changing table.
Knighton achieved 1990s fame wrestling as Axl Rotten in Extreme Championship Wrestling.