Legendary Wrestler Ultimate Warrior Dead at 54
WWE announced Tuesday night the death of the Ultimate Warrior, James Hellwig.
The 54-year-old legendary wrestler died just days after being inducted into the World Wrestling Entertainment Hall of Fame.
TMZ reported he collapsed outside an Arizona hotel while walking to his car with his wife.
The WWE said they are “shocked and deeply saddened” by his death.
Other stars tweeted their condolences.
We are all so sad that the Ultimate Warrior has passed away. Our heart is with his wife Dana and his two daughters.
— Vince McMahon (@VinceMcMahon) April 9, 2014
Saddened to announce the passing of the Ultimate Warrior. Icon and friend. My sympathy to his wife Dana and his daughters
— Triple H (@TripleH) April 9, 2014