Elijah Cummings, 68, was pronounced dead in the early hours of Thursday morning after suffering “complications concerning longstanding health challenges,” his office announced.

The congressman, who chaired the Democratic House Oversight and Reform Committee chair, had been admitted to hospital for a “medical procedure” last month.

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/us-politics/elijah-cummings-death-cause-age-trump-democrat-impeachment-health-illness-update-a9159541.html