‘Jackass’ Star Ryan Dunn Dead [UPDATE]
TMZ reports that Ryan Dunn, famous for his antics on the show, “Jackass”, died in a car crash in Pennsylvania early this morning, around 3 A.M. The death was confirmed by Bam Margera‘s mother earlier today. Picture of wreckage after the jump.
Dunn and an unidentified person both perished in the crash – it has been confirmed that Dunn was the driver of the vehicle, a 2007 911 Porsche GT3. It happened near Route 322 and New Street in the West Goshen Township; the car caught fire, and when officials arrived, they said the car was “fully engulfed in flame”. A tow truck was called later to haul away the burnt remnants of the accident (TMZ).
In the hours previous to his death, Dunn posted a picture to his Twitter account of he and his friends drinking. It has been removed in the wake of this tragedy.
Ryan Dunn, 34, had been involved in every Jackass movie and other projects with the group. For everyone that enjoyed the Jackass movies and television series, his vibrant personality and wacky antics will be greatly missed.