Surfer Andy Irons dead

was found in the Grand Hyatt Hotel in Dallas

Dallas/USA (Tuesday, November 2, 2010) - Three-time surfing world champion Andy Irons died in a hotel in Dallas. Irons had planned to travel back to his home in Hawaii. It is not yet clear what form of dengue fever Irons had or what complications caused his death. He leaves behind his wife Lyndie Dupuis and unborn son.

Andy Irons (HAW), 32, three-time ASP World Champion, passed away today en-route from Puerto Rico back home to Kauai from complications due to illness.

Official Irons Family Statement:

Aufkleber sce minimal Jeff Johannson