Ryan Dunn, star from the “Jackass” television show and its movie franchises, died in a car accident early Monday morning according to Bam Margera’s mother, April Margera.
April spoke with Radaronline and expressed her sadness on the passing of Dunn.
As Reported By Radoronline:
Bam Margera’s mom April has told RadarOnline.com: “I felt like I lost one of my own sons when I heard that Ryan Dunn died.”
An emotional April Margera has not been able to speak to her own famous son yet following the tragic death of his best friend during a horrific car crash around 2.38 am Monday on Route 322 and New Street in West Goshen Township, PA.
A tearful April revealed: “We just found out a few hours ago – it is the worst possible news.
“I have not been able to talk with Bam as he is in Arizona but I cannot believe that his friend is dead – I felt like I lost one of my own sons when I heard that Ryan Dunn had died.
“Ryan was a wonderful person he really was the sweetest and nicest guy – he was like my extra son, everybody loved him.
“He had a longterm girlfriend and she will be absolutely devastated – she has turned off her phone just now.
“It’s just so sad we cannot believe Ryan has gone – I’m too upset to say anything else just now.”
Ryan celebrated his last birthday on Saturday, June 11.