Rich Piana, professional bodybuilder, dies at 46
Professional bodybuilder Rich Piana has died after going into a coma following a medical emergency, according to TMZ Sports. He was 46.
Piana collapsed while getting a haircut on August 7. His girlfriend, Chanel, tried to revive him but was unable to wake him.
The bodybuilder was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was placed into a medically induced coma, but was unable to recover.
A preliminary search at his apartment revealed more than 20 bottles of steroids and a white powder. It’s unclear if the substances played a role in his death.
Piana competed in professional bodybuilding, produced videos for his YouTube channel and had more than 1 million Instagram followers.