California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom speaks to reporters at City Hall following a news conference surrounding the sudden death of San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee on December 12, 2017. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

California Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom speaks to reporters at City Hall following a news conference surrounding the sudden death of San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee on December 12, 2017. (Jessica Christian/S.F. Examiner)

VIDEO: Gavin Newsom calls Mayor Ed Lee’s death a ‘devastating blow’ to SF

Lt. Gov. Gavin Newsom, also a former San Francisco mayor, spoke with reporters about the death of Mayor Ed Lee on Tuesday morning at City Hall, calling Lee’s death a “devastating blow” to The City.

Lee died at 1:11 a.m. at Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital after suffering a heart attack. He was 65.

Watch the video below:

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