Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Dwayne Haskins was eliminated when he was struck by a lorry this weekend. He was 24.
The professional athlete passed away the early morning of Saturday, April 9 in South Florida, where the NFL star was training with other Steelers gamers. “Mr. Haskins was walking on a limited access facility for unknown reasons. He was attempting to cross the westbound lanes of Interstate 595 when there was oncoming traffic,” the Florida Highway Patrol stated in a declaration to E!News “Unfortunately, he collided with an oncoming dump truck. Mr. Haskins was pronounced dead on scene.”
The group included that the case stays an “open Traffic Homicide Investigation.”
“I am devastated and at a loss for words with the unfortunate passing of Dwayne Haskins,” Mike Tomlin, the Steelers’ head coach stated in a declaration onTwitter “He quickly became part of our Steelers family upon his arrival in Pittsburgh and was one of our hardest workers, both on the field and in our community.”
Tomlin continued, “Dwayne was an excellent colleague, however a lot more so a remarkable pal to many. I am really sad. Our ideas and prayers are with his spouse, Kalabrya [Gondrezick-Haskins], and his whole household throughout this hard time.”
Haskins, a New Jersey local who was likewise raised in Maryland, was an Ohio State University star quarterback and Heisman Trophy finalist prior to he started his NFL profession.