“Macho Man” Randy Savage has died

Updated on Friday 20 May 2011 by @TVNewsroom

Former WWF and WCW wrestler “Macho Man” Randy Savage has died. He was 58.

According to TMZ, Savage suffered a heart attack while driving his 2009 Jeep Wrangler, the car then veered across a concrete median, through oncoming traffic and collided head-on with a tree.

Savage’s wife was a passenger in the vehicle during the collision – but survived with minor injuries.

Savage joined the World Wrestling Federation in 1985 and won the world championship twice, once in 1988 and then for a second time beating Ric Flair at Westlemania VIII in 1992. Savage joined World Championship Wrestling in 1994 and went on to lift their world title four times.

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The Macho Man was last seen wrestling on TV in 2005 for TNA Wrestling based in Flordia.

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