Transcript for 'Buckwild' Star Shain Gandee May Have Died Muddin'
the tragic death of shain gandee, the young star of "buckwild." Two others killed in an early morning truck accident and paula faris is here with the details. "Buckwild" is a show about the crazy adventures of nine young west virginians. Shain gandee told friends he did that show for his family and this morning his father tells one of the show's producers that his son died doing what he loved. Yeah, how you like it? Reporter: Known as the fun-loving carefree kid, shain gandee, the 21-year-old from mtv's reality show "buckwild" was found dead on monday behind the wheel of his old truck. Also inside whether the bodies of his 48-year-old uncle david and 27-year-old family friend donald robert myers. That vehicle was in a wooded area a mile a half where we are now. Reporter: That vehicle discovered monday morning close to his west virginia home was found partially submerged in mud with muffler below the surface. He was last seen alive around 3:00 a.M. At this hometown bar where he told patrons he was leaving to go four-wheeling. That's my pride and joy. I'm always wrecking my truck or tearing it up somehow. Reporter: Overnight mtv tells abc news, shain had a magnetic personality with a passion for life that touched everyone he met and we will miss him dearly." The network recently renewed "buckwild" for a second season but this morning, production on season two has been suspended. They will have to decide if the show that rakes in 3 million viewers will go on. I would suspect they will continue production on this show, use his death as a plot point and then move forward and see how the ratings are. Reporter: The show has never been a stranger to controversy. Cast members grabbing headlines, DUIs AND MOST RECENTLY THE Arrest of this woman for drug possession. But for the reality star gone too soon, tributes are flowing from fellow reality stars and shain's own cast mates. Shea bradley and ashley whitt saying "breathe in, breathe out, just going through the motions and rip, shain gandee. You are an angel. I know you will watch over me. His family struggling to pay for funeral expenses turning to the community for help and one of shain's cousins is organizing a memorial mud run to help with costs that will take place allegedly tomorrow night. Police do not expect foul play in this. Now to that death of a young
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