Friday, May 20th 2011, the wrestling legend Randy “Macho Man” Savage passed away in a hospital in Florida. At approximately 9:25 am, Randy Savage reportedly lost control of his Jeep Wrangler and slammed into a tree near Tampa, Florida. Randy’s Brother, Lanny Poffo, believes Randy Savage may have suffered from a heart attack while behind the wheel, causing the accident and his death.
Randy Savage was a well-known WWF and WCW wrestler who rose to fame in the late 1980’s. He held ten world, two WWF, four WCW world heavy weight, three ICW, and 1 USWA championships. Besides Randy Savage’s amazing professional wrestling career, Randy Savage was an entertainer, most famous for his crazy antics in the ring, his flashy wardrobe, and his catch phrase quote “Ooooh yeahhhh”. In the mid-90s due to his growing popularity, Randy “Macho Man” Savage also became the spokesperson for Slim Jim. My mom even tells me my uncle had the WWF Randy Savage action figure.
The exact cause of Randy Savage ‘s death is still unclear. Reportedly, the autopsy was completed but the results are said to have came back inconclusive. The authorities are awaiting the results of further tests to find out what exactly caused the crash and death of our beloved “Macho Man”. It will take approximately 4 to 6 weeks to complete the toxicology and histology tests.
Originally posted at First Class Fashionista