In the midst of all the heartache and pain surrounding the untimely death of Buckwild star Shain Gandee, MTV has stepped up to lend a helping hand to Gandee’s grieving family. MTV confirms to Hollywood.com exclusively that they will be covering the costs of Gandee’s funeral.
“Between MTV and the production companies for Buckwild, the costs will be covered,” a rep for MTV tells Hollywood.com.
On Monday, MTV fans went into mourning as they learned of Gandee’s sudden and tragic death. Gandee was first reported missing on Saturday after he was believed to have gone mudding (an off-road motorsport). His body was discovered on Monday in his Bronco, along with the bodies of two of his relatives. The thee men are believed to have died from carbon monoxide poisoning.
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