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Torrin Lawrence Dead - USA Track Star Dies at 25 in Car Crash

Torrin Lawrence Dead - USA Track Star Dies at 25 in Car Crash

Torrin Lawrence, a gold medal-winning USA track star, has died at age 25 after his car was hit by a tractor trailer, according to TMZ.

The athlete was driving in Georgia on Monday morning (July 28) at around 1:40am when he got a flat tire and his car came to a stop.

Torrin got out of the vehicle to call 911, but a truck came down the road and struck his car, which then hit the runner as he stood nearby.

Torrin represented USATF with pride and passion, and had an incredible future ahead of him. We join those who will miss him deeply,” USA Track & Field CEO Max Siegel said in a statement.

We send out our thoughts and condolences to Torrin‘s loved ones during this difficult time.

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15 Responses to “Torrin Lawrence Dead - USA Track Star Dies at 25 in Car Crash”

  1. 1
    Camy Says:

    Wow, so sad to die at 25… R.I.P….

  2. 2
    Sam Says:

    So sad. RIP

  3. 3
    kel Says:

    That is horrible. Prayers for his family. RIP

  4. 4
    ... Says:

    Very sad.

  5. 5

    The Jewish Eva wears a “LAWRENCE” T-shirt in Enough Said. And then her famous HBO co-star died in Rome.

  6. 6
    Agnes Says:

    R.I.P. Torrin

  7. 7

    Note the futuristic 30-years-later sunglasses in the above photos; featured at the end of Back To The Future, 2015. Wherein Barack Obama was the town’s progressive third-way mayor.

  8. 8
    >>> Says:

    @JESUS FREAK: You ARE a loser. STFU.

  9. 9
    Mandy Says:

    Oh no, poor guy he just wanted to call for help. Thats so sad. RIP.

  10. 10

    No.6 at 3:15;
    The above 7-hills town in Back To The Future was a seven hills of Rome thing. Note those amazing chocolate arms of flesh in the above pix.

  11. 11

    Note the irony in your “loser” post with the lucky 3:17 Leprechaun: III Las Vegas jackpot time slot stamp.

  12. 12
    Cate Says:

    That’s such a tragic sequence of events. Rest in peace.

  13. 13

    For your information, the number 25 is the official Miami, Florida number for Jewish circumcised men who still live with their mothers…
    According to Rush Limbaugh’s radio show on Monday, when all the talk was about old Jewish grannies and their live-in “walkers”.

  14. 14
    Ala Says:

    We really don’t know the hour or the day that will be our last . May you rest in peace on earth, but rejoice in Heaven

  15. 15
    Natural Nia Says:

    this is very sad news. may he rest in peace.

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