WWE star The Ultimate Warrior dies

ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – WWE star and New Mexico resident, The Ultimate Warrior has died.

Police in Arizona say The Ultimate Warrior, also known as James Hellwig, collapsed outside a hotel Tuesday and was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Investigators say it appears as though a catastrophic medical condition caused his death.

The Warrior battled many of the then WWF’s biggest stars, including Hulk Hogan and Randy “Macho Man” Savage during his 13 year career.

Hellwig, who lived north of Santa Fe, had just been inducted into the WWE Hall of Fame a few days ago.

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