Reid Flair, the 25-year-old son of “The Nature Boy” Ric Flair, was found unresponsive in his hotel room earlier today. This is a statement released by Flair’s agent a little while ago:
We are heartbroken to confirm that Ric’s son, Reid Fliehr, has passed away today March 29, 2013 in Charlotte, NC. The investigation into the cause of death is ongoing. Reid was 25 and an incredible son, brother, friend, and professional wrestler. No words can describe the grief that Ric and his family are experiencing and they do request privacy during this devastating time.
The team at WWE also confirmed the death with the following update:
WWE is saddened to learn of the passing of Reid Flair, son of WWE Hall of Famer Ric Flair. Our deepest condolences go out to the Flair family and friends.
The entire team at TNAStars.com mourns the loss of Reid Fliehr. Our thoughts and prayers are with his family and friends.