According to the New York Times, emergency responders were called to the family’s Hyannis Port, Massachusetts compound at approximately 3 p.m. The daughter of Courtney Kennedy and Paul Hill was found “unresponsive.” She was transferred to Cape Cod Hospital in Hyannis, where she was pronounced dead.
An autopsy completed on Friday revealed “no trauma inconsistent with lifesaving measures,” according to the Medical Examiner’s Office. RadarOnline.com later reported a toxicology report is underway to determine the exact cause of death.
In the wake of her passing, the family released a statement confirming their tragic loss.
“Our hearts are shattered by the loss of our beloved Saoirse,” it read. “Her life was filled with hope, promise and love.”