Jay Briscoe passed away in car accident on Tuesday evening. The tag team icon entertained an entire generation of fans and aspiring wrestlers with his incredible promos and in-ring skills.

The pro wrestling world united to pay its tribute to Jay Briscoe in the wake of his untimely passing. Vic Joseph of NXT announced the terrible news during their live broadcast tonight.

Senior Vice President of Talent Development Creative and two-time WWE Hall of Famer Shawn Michaels extended his condolences to the Briscoe family as well. Check out his tweet here:

On behalf of the @WWENXT community, I would like to express our condolences to the Briscoe family for their loss.


Jay Briscoe died in a fatal car collision in Laurel on Tuesday evening, according to Delaware State Police. The department didn’t reveal any names at the time of the report. AEW and ROH paid tribute to the star in the wake of his death.

Triple H sent out kind words about Jay Briscoe. The late tag team specialist’s Twitter account saw an outpouring of reactions for his last tweet as well. Stay tuned to Ringside News for more.

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Manik Aftab

Manik Aftab serves as a news writer at Ringside News. He has covered pro wrestling and sports entertainment for a variety of publications, including Sportskeeda Wrestling, The Sportster, and WrestleZone. Outside of his professional duties, Manik likes to indulge in fiction, thrillers, comics, manga, and anime.

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