Wallula teenager's death caused by heart disorder

By the Tri-City HeraldDecember 13, 2012 

A 15-year-old Wallula boy found dead in his home Monday died from natural causes, officials said.

Zachary Davis Morrison was a sophomore at Columbia (Burbank) High School.

An autopsy completed Tuesday showed Morrison suffered from a heart condition, said Walla Walla County Coroner Richard Greenwood.

The autopsy was done by Dr. Jeffrey Reynolds, a forensic pathologist from Yakima.

Morrison's parents are Tamatha and Kenneth Wright. He was the youngest of 10 children.

He played on the high school football team this fall as a wide receiver and free safety. He was also on the track team.

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