Here in the Tampa Bay area we’re no strangers to the fame of WWE and WWF. One of the biggest names in the business, Hulk Hogan has lived in Clearwater for decades.

But sad news to report… WWE legend and professional wrestler King Kong Bundy has died at age 61.  Promoter and longtime friend David Herro says Bundy passed away on Monday however the cause of death or any details have not been disclosed as yet.

The wrestler had posted this last tweet just hours before his passing.

Reactions to his passing have been vast in the wrestling community:

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