Ashley Massaro, a former WWE Superstar who additionally competed on a season of Survivor, died early Thursday morning.
She was 39 years outdated.
The aforementioned skilled group confirmed this unhappy piece of stories in a Tweet that reads as follows:
We are saddened to study of the tragic demise of former WWE Superstar Ashley Massaro. WWE affords its condolences to Ashley’s household and buddies.
She carried out in WWE from 2005-2008 and was beloved by her fellow Superstars and followers world wide. WWE affords its condolences to Ashley’s household and buddies.
According to TMZ, Massaro was transported from her house in Suffolk County, New York to a neighborhood hospital a number of hours in the past — however few different particulars can be found at this time.
The officers who spoke to this movie star gossip web site wouldn’t reveal the reason for demise, however instructed TMZ that it is being categorized as “non-criminal.
Massaro famously gained the WWE’s 2005 Raw Diva Search, incomes herself a contract with the corporate at the time for one 12 months at a $250,000 wage.
She went on to turn into a valet for WWE tag workforce champions Paul London and Brian Kendrick.
She additionally competed towards Melina at Wrestlemania in 2007 and, later that very same 12 months, Massaro appeared on the duvet of Playboy, an honor that was introduced on an episode of Smackdown.
Along with starring as a contestant on Survivor: China in 2007, Massaro had small roles on Smallville and Extreme Makeover: Home Edition.
The Blast, in the meantime, has obtained dispatch audio of a name positioned to paramedics during which they’re instructed of unconscious feminine at 5:23 a.m. immediately.
These paramedics proceeded to manage CPR on the best way to the hospital.
Massaro lower ties with WWE in 2008, though she returned for a stint with a lesser identified professional wrestling firm in 2017.
She leaves behind one daughter.
“This is just awful news,” wrote WWE legend Mick Foley upon studying of the information, including on Twitter:
“Ashley Massaro is gone. She was only 39. She lived in the same town as me…I loved seeing her around. She was always so nice…and now she’s gone. #RIPAshleyMassaro.”
Added a wrestler named Bull James:
This sucks. Ashley simply began coaching at NYWC & was SO enthusiastic about wrestling once more.
Always had a smile on her face & was probably the most all the way down to Earth individuals you possibly can meet. If you’re going by way of robust occasions, don’t be afraid to succeed in out for assist. RIP Ashley Massaro.
We’ll replace this story as extra information breaks.
May Ashley Massaro relaxation in peace.