A star of MTV reality shows and a series of feature films was killed early Monday in a fiery auto collision, reportedly just hours after he tweeted a picture of himself drinking.
Ryan Dunn, 34, a member of the Jackass crew who appeared in the MTV shows “Viva La Bam,” “Homewrecker” and “Bam’s Unholy Union,” as well as “Jackass,” was probably speeding at the time of the crash in West Goshen Township, Pa., according to police. An unidentified occupant of the car was also killed, according to reports.
TMZ.com reported that the car Ryan was driving when he died was a customized Porsche 911 GT3 capable of speeds up to 190 mph.
The TMZ article reported that authorities arrived at the scene of the crash and found the car engulfed in flames.
In addition to a number of TV shows, Dunn appeared in feature films including “Jackass: The Movie,” “The Dudesons Movie” and “Street Dreams.”