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Ryan Dunn, “Jackass” Star, Dies In A Car Accident

Submitted by on June 20, 2011 – 11:15 am2 Comments

Jackass star, skateboarder and CKY Crew member Ryan Dunn died in a car accident this morning in West Goshen, PA. Dunn and a passenger were in his Porsche when it flew over the guardrail, hit a tree and burst into flames. The unidentified passenger was also killed. According to NBC Philadelphia:

Dunn was identified by his tattoos, according to a witness who was on the scene when the bodies were pulled from the wreckage.

Bam Margera‘s mom, April called into Preston and Steve‘s morning radio show, to confirm that one of the stars of MTV’s “Jackass” was killed in a car accident.

The one-car accident happened on Route 322 around 2:30 a.m., according to Officer Geiger with West Goshen police.

Two hours before the accident, Dunn posted this photo to his Twitter:

Dunn will be remembered for the hilarious, often gross and usually wild antics he contributed to the phenomenon known as Jackass.

MTV released the following statement via their Twitter:

Photos from the accident are below. Ryan Dunn was 34.


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