June 20, 2011 7:55am PT by Lindsay Powers
'Jackass' Star Ryan Dunn, 34, Dies in Car Crash
Jackass star Ryan Dunn died early Monday morning in a car crash. He was 34.
Twitter followers pay respects to Dunn
NBC Philadelphia reports that Dunn and another passenger died at 2:30 a.m. in West Goshen, Pennsylvania. Police said the car slammed into a tree and burst into flames. See a photo of the mangled and nearly unrecognizable car here.
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Bam Margera's mother, April, confirmed the news to a local radio station, 93.3 WMMR, and also to TMZ.com.
Dunn posted a photo of himself drinking online hours before the crash.
Dunn infamously shoved a toy car up his rectum in the 2002 movie.
He quickly became the No. 1 trending topic on Twitter after news broke of his death Monday.