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'The Challenge' Host & BMX Legend Dave Mirra Kills Himself

Dave Mirra BMX Dies Suicide
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Feb. 4 2016, Published 11:59 p.m. ET

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Legendary BMX biker Dave Mirra has died of an apparent suicide.

The 41-year-old was found with a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.

Mirra once held the record for the most X Games medals and had his own series of video games titled: Dave Mirra Freestyle BMX.

He also hosted MTV's The Challenge from 2004 to 2005.

A picture of Mirra and his wife was posted on his Instagram on Thursday with the caption: "My Rock! Thank god."

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Mirra left behind his wife and two children.

Authorities say they are investigating his death.

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