Some very sad and shocking news today concerning former WWE womens wrestler and Divas search winner Ashley Massaro.
The Blast reported thi morning that Ashley has passed away at age 39. The circumstances of her death are unknown right now but it is said that no foul play was involved. The Suffolk County Medical Examiner added that Ashley passed away today and that the death is under investigation, but no further comment would be made.
The Blast also notes that a “rescue call” was made to Ashley Massaro’s home in Smithtown at 5:23am and she was soon taken to a local hospital where she passed away.
Massaro, was part of the second ever divas search contest. With background in modeling and a signature her tomboy rocker look, Massaro was a stand out on the show, before being declared the winner. She picked up a $250,000 prize and a one-year WWE contract. Ashley wrestled at wrestlemania 23 against Melina for the WWE Women’s championship and was involved in numerous feuds and storylines throughout her 3 years with the company.
Our condolences go out to Ashley’s family and loved ones at this time