Ryan Dunn, 34-year old star of “Jackass,” and another passenger were killed at around 3am in West Goshen Township near Philadelphia. There are reports that Dunn’s 2007 Porsche left a roadway and “burst into flames.”
He even posted a picture of him drinking with some of his buddies on Twitter. Police is reported to be checking if alcohol played a role in the accident.
He became famous with the first “Jackass” film after he inserted a toy car into his rectum for a stunt called “Butt X-Ray.”
The following message was posted on Jackass blog –
I don’t really know what to say right now everybody because the sadness is overwhelming, but today we lost one of our own. Our brother Ryan Dunn has passed. He died in a car wreck in West Goshen, Pennsylvania, this morning at 3:00am. Goddamn that’s tough to write.As we get more info we will let you know, but right now our hearts go out to his family and to his beloved Angie. Ryan will be missed and remembered by us all. Thanks for the kind words of support everybody.Sincerely and Love,
Knoxville, Tremaine, and the entire jackass family
Rest in Peace!