According to police reports, by the time they arrived at the location of the crash, MTV Jackass Star Ryan Dunn's 2007 Porsche 911 GT3 was fully engulfed in flames. Both Dunn and a male passenger were dead at the scene. Dunn's body was reportedly so badly burned that he was only able to be identified by his tattoos. Police is yet to identify Dunn's co-passenger.

Police said that it appears Ryan Dunn may have been speeding when his car went off the road and crashed around 2:30am near West Goshen, Pennsylvania. Ryan Dunn was reported to have been killed in a one-car accident on Route 322 in West Goshen, Pa. around 3:30 Monday morning. reported that Ryan Dunn had spent around four hours at a bar partying with friends before leaving to drive home. Witnesses say that, Dunn allegedly had a lot to drink while he was at the bar. Police have not said whether they suspect alcohol might have been a factor in the crash.

Hours before his death Dunn had tweeted a photo of himself hanging out with friends and drinking beer at a bar.