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Legendary Action Sports Star Dies In Accident At 55

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It was unfortunately announced on Monday night that pro rally driver Ken Block passed away. He was 55. 

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Rally, the Hoonigan and DC Shoes co-founder, died in a snowmobile accident. This happened near his home in Utah.

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Hoonigan Industries released a statement on this tragic accident."It's with deepest regrets that we can confirm that Ken Block passed away in a snowmobile accident today," the statement read, via ESPN. "Ken was a visionary, a pioneer and an icon. And most importantly, a father and husband. He will be incredibly missed."

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Steve Arpin, Block's teammate in the Nitro RallyCross series, is understandably heartbroken by this development. 

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"Ken was a legend in his ability to take a vision and make it a reality. He created an industry," Arpin said. "But if you were lucky enough to know him, that's where the best parts of Ken surfaced. 

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He treated his friends like gold and would create opportunities for whoever wanted to put in the work. He was everything this world needs more of, and just happened to do a lot of really cool stuff on the side." 

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He treated his friends like gold and would create opportunities for whoever wanted to put in the work. He was everything this world needs more of, and just happened to do a lot of really cool stuff on the side."