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Social Media Reacts To The Passing Of Steelers QB Dwayne Haskins

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10 months ago at 2:56 pm ET
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Tragedy struck the NFL Community over the weekend when Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Dwayne Haskins was hit by a car while he was walking on a South Florida highway early Saturday morning. He was pronounced dead at the scene by emergency responders.

According to an ESPN report, Florida Highway Patrol spokesperson Lt. Indiana Miranda said Haskins “was attempting to cross the westbound lanes of Interstate 595 when there was oncoming traffic.”

It remains unknown at this time why Haskins was trying to cross the busy road but his death remains “an open traffic homicide investigation.”

Haskins was in Florida participating in offseason workouts with other Steelers players, he was just 24-years old at the time of his passing.

Both NFL teams Haskins played in his career shared the following statements from their head coaches along with some heartfelt messages from his teammates over social media.

A few current and former Patriots also shared their thoughts and condolences throughout Saturday.

https://twitter.com/ByronCowart1/status/1512812310045368325?s=20&t=1hnJ2qftUxg6Kv5podrUsw

Many players around the league also expressed their sadness to the shocking news.

 


Posted Under: Patriots News
Tags: Adrian Phillips Byron Cowart Damien Harris Dwayne Haskins James White Jonnu Smith Julian Edelman Mac Jones Patrick Chung Willie McGinest

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