Forty-six-year-old Lauro Dutan of Allentown died in a local hospital Wednesday, days after slipping and falling on ice outside his home.

After performing an autopsy Thursday morning, Lehigh County Coroner Scott Grim ruled the death was an accident.

Dutan fell on ice outside his home in the 100 block of S. Madison St. at 4:30 p.m. Sunday.

He was pronounced dead at 5:48 p.m. Wednesday in Lehigh Valley Hospital in Salisbury Township.

"The cause of death is attributed to injuries received from a fall," ruled Grim.