Skateboarder Dylan Rieder Dead at 28

Dylan Rieder

The skateboarding world took a blow this week, following news that pro skater/model Dylan Rieder has died. He was just 28 years old.

While details are unknown, Transworld reports that he passed away due to complications with Leukemia.

Rieder began skateboarding at the age of 9, before eventually going pro at 18, with Alien Workshop.

Aside from skateboarding, Rieder was an established model, best known for modeling DKNY's spring 2014 ad campaign, alongside supermodels Cara Delevingne and Jourdan Dunn.

R.I.P. Too young...