Wrestling superstar The Ultimate Warrior dies
POSTED: Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 6:00am
UPDATED: Thursday, April 10, 2014 - 6:14am
Hellwig, collapsed outside an Arizona hotel on Tuesday evening
Houston — The Houston Chronilce is reporting; wrestling fans got a shock late Tuesday when word spread that The Ultimate Warrior, a legend in the WWE, has died at 54.
The WWE confirmed the sad news on its website, saying, "We are grateful that just days ago, Warrior had the opportunity to take his rightful place in the WWE Hall of Fame and was also able to appear at WrestleMania 30 and Monday Night Raw to address his legions of fans."
According to TMZ, the wrestler, whose real name was James Hellwig, collapsed outside an Arizona hotel on Tuesday evening. He was transported to a hospital and was pronounced dead.