We are totally heartbroken over Dave Mirra’s apparent suicide, and can’t even imagine what his close friends, like TJ Lavin, are going through. The MTV ‘Challenge’ host took to Instagram to share a touching new tribute for his late pal, and urged anyone who might be in the same situation as him to get help. See his message here.
TJ Lavin, 39, is absolutely devastated over the sudden and unexpected loss of his friend, Dave Mirra, 41. Hours after the BMX rider’s tragic death, TJ posted a long post on social media in remembrance of his buddy, while also giving an encouraging message to others who are contemplating suicide.
Dave Mirra was loved by so many, which is why his death came as such a shock on Feb. 4. And fellow BMX legend TJ Lavin shared just how heartbroken he is with a touching tribute to his friend on Instagram. See the photo and message here.
TJ Lavin, 39, is absolutely distraught after learning that his good friend, fellow BMX legend Dave Mirra, died from an apparent suicide on Feb. 4. So much, in fact, that he has taken to Instagram to post a touching tribute to Dave. See it here.
The MTV host is now fighting for his life wiping out on his bike and being knocked unconscious.
TJ Lavin, host of MTV’s The Challenge: Cutthroat, was serious injured during a BMX accident Oct. 14 at the Dew Tour Championships in Las Vegas. TJ, 33, was admitted to University Medical Center and listed in critical condition, a rep for the hospital confirmed to ESPN. No further details were made available.