REPORT: Utah Superstar Ty Jordan Dies After Being Accidentally Shot

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UPDATE TWO: Utah has officially announced Jordan’s death.

UPDATE: Police say Jordan died in an accidental shooting, according to reporter Jake Edmonds.

Superstar Utah running back Ty Jordan has reportedly died.

According to a Saturday report from @TrueBuzzFB, the PAC-12 offensive freshman of the year has died, but details about his death aren’t known at this time. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football)

Multiple members of the Utah football program tweeted in response to the @TrueBuzzFB report and @UtahUtes_SI’s Ryan Kostecka also tweeted about it.

Obviously, details are incredibly scarce and unknown at this time. Outside of the @TrueBuzzFB report and the reactions from his teammate, there’s not much info out there.

In times like this, it’s incredibly important to wait for information and not speculate. Don’t jump to conclusions. Information will often be rapidly updated.

Please keep checking back for more information as we know it, and keep Jordan’s family in your prayers.

Note: This piece has been updated multiple times with the most current news regarding Jordan’s death.