From mtv ” Ryan Dunn, the 34-year-old “Jackass” star, died in a fatal car crash on Sunday night in Pennsylvania. According to TMZ, the accident occurred at 3 a.m. on Route 322 and New Street in West Goshen Township. While it’s unknown who was driving at the time, an unidentified passenger also died in the crash. The mother of Dunn’s “Jackass” co-star, Bam Margera, broke the news to WMMR 93.3′s “Preston and Steve” radio show, and MTV News has also confirmed it on Monday (June 20).
In the last photo Dunn posted to Twitter, he and two friends are seen drinking what may be alcoholic beverages. TMZ also reported that the car caught fire in the crash. A tow truck was later sent to the scene to remove the car. A photo obtained by an NBC affiliate in Pennsylvania, showed the wrecked car on the side of the road. As of press time, no further information was known about the accident.
From myfoxphilly ” West Goshen Township police said they got the call of an automobile crash around 2:38 a.m. Upon arrival, police found a 2007 Porsche 911 GT3 “off the road and in the woods that was fully engulfed in flames.” Dunn was the registered owner of the vehicle and its driver, according to police, who went on to say in a news release that “preliminary investigation revealed that speed may have been a contributing factor to the accident.” ”