WWE Legend Ultimate Warrior Dead At The Age Of 54, Jim Hellwig

WWE has announced the death of Hall Fame The Ultimate Warrior...

Warrior made his last appearance on "Monday Night Raw" before his death, after being inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame the night before Wrestle mania XXX, collapsed outside an Arizona hotel at 5:50 PM on April 8th ... while walking to his car with his wife. Warrior was transported to a nearby hospital ... where he was pronounced dead." TMZ reports.

WWE made the announcement on the their official website saying "WWE is shocked and deeply saddened to learn of the passing of one of the most iconic WWE Superstars ever, The Ultimate Warrior. "

"Warrior began his WWE career in 1987 and quickly went on to become one of the biggest stars in WWE history. Warrior became WWE Champion at WrestleMania VI, defeating Hulk Hogan in an epic encounter. 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 Wrestle Mania 30 and Monday Night Raw to address his legions of fans."

"WWE sends its sincere condolences to Warrior’s family, friends and fans. Warrior was 54 and is survived by his wife Dana and his two daughters."

Some of WWE family took to social networks to express their sadness and pay their respect to warrior's family...

Triple H tweeted "Saddened to announce the passing of the Ultimate Warrior. Icon and friend. My sympathy to his wife Dana and his daughters."

Stephanie McMahon, "#RIPUltimateWarrior Your strength of character is to be admired. There will never be anyone like you. Your spirit lives on in your family."

Hulk Hogan also tweeted, "RIP WARRIOR. only love. HH"

Kevin Nash wrote, "So happy I embraced Warrior with a hug when we saw each other backstage Saturday night.My heart goes out to his family. Always Believe."

The Ultimate Warrior, real name Jim Hellwig, was not only Hulk Hogan greatest rival, but also a true WWE legend and the most iconic wrestlers of all time. He died at the age of 54-years-old.


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