Mathew George AKA Mat George the host of the She Rates Dogs podcast has died at the age of 26.
On Saturday night, his podcast co-host Michaela Okland confirmed the news on Twitter, saying that the Arizona-based content creator was killed in a hit-and-run.
26 Years Old
July 27, 2021
He was 26 years old.
Mat George Killed In Hit And Run (Cause Of Death)
According to a report from the Los Angeles Police Department, about 2:20 a.m. PST, a white BMW traveling westbound on Beverly Boulevard struck George, 26, who was walking southbound on Croft Avenue.
After striking George, the BMW failed to stop, and authorities have yet to identify the driver. George was later pronounced dead on the spot by paramedics.
After the news surfaced, co-host and close friend Michaela Okland shared and confirmed the news with her Twitter followers, and thousands of people expressed their sorrow.
Okland said, “Mat was killed in a hit and run last night,”
“I don’t really have any other words right now. I wish I could contact everybody who knows him personally but the news is already out and I just can’t do it right now.”
I would rather you guys here this from me than a news article. Mat was killed in a hit and run last night. I don’t really have any other words right now. I wish I could contact everybody who knows him personally but the news is already out and I just can’t do it right now
A fan said, “Damn….. That’s terrible news. He seemed like a really good soul. Gone to soon. R.I.P Sorry for your loss Michaela.”
Another said, “Oh my god. Oh my god, I am so so so sorry. My heart is absolutely breaking for you right now. This isn’t fair… if there is anything I can do, anything at all…please do not hesitate to let me know” and “I cannot believe this. I am so sorry. He was such a wonderful person. My heart hurts so much right now..”
Anyone Knows Anything Please Contact
Detectives from the Los Angeles Police Department’s West Traffic Division have encouraged anyone with information on the accident to contact them at 213-473-0234 or Crime Stoppers at 800-222-8477.
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