Ray Bradbury dies

Legendary author Ray Bradbury has died at the age of 91.

The American sci-fi writer passed away in Los Angeles on Tuesday (05Jun12). No further details were available as WENN went to press.

He had suffered a stroke in recent years which left him in a wheelchair but the wordsmith still wrote stories from the basement of his home in the Cheviot Hills area of L.A.

Bradbury was the author of sci-fi classics including The Martian Chronicles, Fahrenheit 451, Dandelion Wine, and Something Wicked This Way Comes.