Former Ohio State QB Dwayne Haskins Struck by Vehicle, Killed

Former Ohio State QB Dwayne Haskins Struck by Vehicle, Killed dwayne haskins winds up to throw a pass during warm ups with the pittsburgh steelers The late Dwayne Haskins spent time on the Pittsburgh Steelers roster last season and was working out with Steelers in South Florida. (Gene J. Puskar/AP)

By Eric Mack | Saturday, 09 April 2022 11:29 AM

Former Ohio State Buckeyes star Dwayne Haskins, drafted in the first round of the NFL Draft by Washington and having been with the Pittsburgh Steelers, was struck by a vehicle and killed Saturday morning, according to reports.

NFL reporter Adam Schefter tweeted:

"Dwayne Haskins, a standout at Ohio State before becoming Washington's first-round pick and playing in Pittsburgh, died this morning when he got hit by a car in South Florida, per his agent Cedric Saunders. Haskins would have turned 25 years old on May 3."

Schefter added via Twitter:

"Dwayne Haskins was training in South Florida with other Steelers QBs, RBs and WRs. He was killed this morning in South Florida when he got hit by a vehicle. Tragic…."