Randy Savage dead
Friday, 20 May 2011 03:47
- Randy Poffo, better known as Randy Savage, one of the top pro wrestling stars from the late 70s and a headliner throughout the 80s and 90s as probably the No. 2 star in WWF behind Hulk Hogan of the late 80s, passed away earlier today in an auto accident.
Lanny Poffo, his brother, told TMZ.com that Randy suffered a heart attack behind the wheel at about 10 a.m. this morning and lost control of his 2009 Jeep Wrangler, which went across a concrete median, was not hit by oncoming taffic, but collided with a tree.
Savage passed away from his injuries. His wife, Lynn, was in the car with him but is reported to have suffered minor injuries and was treated at a local hospital.
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