Dwayne Hakins, Steelers quarterback, was killed Saturday morning in an accident on a South Florida freeway. He was 24 years old.
Haskins tried to get out of his car and cross the highway by foot when the gas ran out. However, he was hit and killed by an approaching truck.
Mike Tomlin, Steelers coach said that:”he was deeply affected by the tragic death of Haskins. He quickly integrated into the Steelers team and was one our most hard-working players on and off the court. Dwyane An outstanding friend and great teammate. My heart is broken.”
Washington Commander was the first team to draft Haskins. Ron Rivera, Coach: “Dwyane’s a talented young man who has a bright future”.