Independent wrestler Matt Travis tragically passed away over the weekend. According to a report from Pwinsider, Travis died after being hit by a dump truck driver while riding his bike on a bike path in East Harlem in New York City. The accident took place early Saturday morning around 2:30AM. According to local media, the dump truck driver was trying to make an illegal left turn when the accident occurred.
Travis was rushed to the hospital after being hit. He was pronounced dead when he got there.
The New York State Police are investigating the accident. According to several people who were in the area, the truck driver was last seen going over the Willis Avenue Bridge.
Travis was only 25 years old.
R.I.P. Matt Travis pic.twitter.com/fbonKDXmHm
— Scott Lesh (@ScottLesh724) November 10, 2019
I just can't.
I don't understand life sometimes.
I'm gonna try and pull it together for you today.
I just want to see you! Talk to you!
I'm sorry. I love you Matty pic.twitter.com/LoZhbitbjX
— ₳₥₳Ⱬł₦₲ RƎD (@AmazingRed1) November 9, 2019
Love you bro.
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