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Ryan Dunn PICTURED Before Fatal Crash

6/21/2011 2:41 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF

Roughly two hours before "Jackass" star Ryan Dunn crashed his Porsche and died Monday morning ... he posed for pics with fans in a Philly-area bar ... glassy-eyed and flushed. 

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The pics show Ryan and his friends drinking at around 1 AM at a bar called Barnaby's of America in West Chester.

After downing at least 3 beers and 3 shots in 4-hours ...Ryan hit the road in his Porsche 911 GT3.

At around 2:38 AM, Ryan crashed -- killing himself and an unidentified passenger.

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Officials later identified the passenger who was killed in the fatal crash as 30-year-old Zachary Hartwell ... a friend who had been hanging with Dunn at a Philly-area bar earlier in the night.

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Cops say both Dunn and Hartwell (pictured above right) both died as a result of injuries sustained in the crash around 2:38 AM Monday morning.

Sources who were at the bar with the two men tell us Dunn had intended to drop Hartwell off at his home ... and then Dunn planned to hang out with another friend after that.

The Coroner's Office just released the autopsy results for both men -- who, we're told, were each dead by the time officials arrived at the scene.

Based on the autopsy results, the crash was so violent, it seems it was impossible to determine if the two died from the impact of the crash itself or from the fire that resulted.

Officials say the toxicology results for both men -- which would help determine the role alcohol played in the crash -- will be released in 4 to 6 weeks.



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Margera RIPS Ebert -- SHUT UP About Ryan Dunn


Bam Margera is FURIOUS with Roger Ebert -- telling the the movie critic to shut his "fat f**king mouth" over a tweet Ebert posted yesterday, criticizing Bam's friend and "Jackass" co-star Ryan Dunn for drinking and driving ... just hours after Dunn passed away.

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After TMZ posted the story that Dunn was seen drinking at a Philly-area bar before his fatal crash, Ebert posted a tweet that read, "Friends don't let jackasses drink and drive."

After a day of silence, Bam finally went to his Twitter to BLAST Ebert late Monday night ... saying, "I just lost my best friend, I have been crying hysterical for a full day and piece of s**t roger ebert has the gall to put in his 2 cents about a jackass drunk driving and [he is] one, f**k you!"

Bam added, "Millions of people are crying right now, shut your fat f**king mouth!"

Roger Ebert later posted on his blog he "was probably too quick to tweet" about the car crash that killed Ryan Dunn yesterday ... explaining that his post was "not intended as cruel."


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Looks like Harris took notice, Tweeting "Hard times show your real friends..." to which Holly replied "No. They show HEF's real friends."


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76.

Amomster    

I FEEL SORRY FOR HIS MOM,, BECAUSE SHE DIDNT CAUSE THIS. NO MOM SHOULD HAVE TO BURY THERE KIDS. I HOPE SHE HAS THE TRUTH AND KNOWS GODS PROMISES. HE SON WASNT EVIL,, HE WAS WRECKLESS. AND SHE WILL SEE HIM AGAIN. WELL, FOR NOW EVERYONE HAS TO WAIT. THAT IS WHAT SUCKS,, DONT DRIVE DRUNK! I HOPE MY KIDS MAKE BETTER DESISIONS, I HOPE THEY SPELL BETTER TOO! ANYWAY, LET HIM SET A BETTER EXAMPLE SO HE TOO DOESNT DIE IN VEIN.. WE SEE WE SEE!! WE SEE!! BEING WRECKLESS KILLS. WE CAN ALL DIE IN A BLINK OF AN EYE, AND LOOKS LIKE HE FELT NO PAIN. WE CAN ALL REST IN PEACE ESP HIS LOVING MOM,, BECAUSE MOM IS WHO MATTERS, HIS KIDS IF HE HAD ANY, AND YES HIS FRIENDS. REAL FRIENDS! LEARN HOW YOU CAN TURN THIS INTO SOMETHING BETTER FOR YOUR FRIEND,IN MEMORY OF HIM AND ALL THE OTHER PEOPLE THAT DRIVING DRUNK KILLED. NEVER SAY GOODBYE. SO MANY HAD TOO! NOT THERE CHOICE, A DRUNK DRIVER TOOK THERE LIVES.MADE THE CHOICE FOR THEM.. FRIENDS DONT LET FRIENDS DRIVE DRUNK.

1184 days ago
77.

Mary    

I wa***** head-on by a drunk driver four years ago. He was driving the wrong way on a freeway in the dark with no headlights. We crested a hill and at 60 mph, he hit us. My husband suffered injuries, but was left to care for me for a year. It took me a year to learn how to walk again. I can never teach ballet again. I had to close my dance studio. I am missing a spleen, a kidney, and have a damaged liver in addition to a ****tered kneecap, a ****tered ankle, a ****tered wrist, and a scarred face, with memory loss due to the head injury. I have no sympathy for those who choose to drink and drive, nor do I have sympathy for their friends who choose to "do nothing about it". I feel sorry for the families that must endure the pain of a lost loved one. Death does not ease the pain and it does not correct the behavior. I must endure the pain of the dirty bastard that made a poor choice - how fair is that? I move on, I get over it. Listening to y'all whine about it makes me sick. Until you live through an event, like this, don't be so judgmental. Life is too short.

1184 days ago
78.

reikigirl0712    

Sorry, but Roger Ebert is right ~ friends don't let their friends drive drunk. Period. And anyone who blasts Ebert for saying so, probably drives drunk themselves all the time ~ putting others at risk. Sorry that Dunn died ~ however he made the choice to get drunk and still drive.

1184 days ago
79.

e.leboeuf    

all i know is it is a real loss.sorry bambam margera

1184 days ago
80.

joann    

what a shame another no talent loser gone..... :)

1184 days ago
81.

Laura    

Damn right Almar.

1184 days ago
82.

edwards    

I hate to see anyone die that way and feel sorry for the family of Dunn.But what about the other person Hartwell. Does any one care about him and what his family and freinds are going through.There is two lifes gone and one is no more important then the other.

1184 days ago
83.

clappedout    

you are all pieces of ****.... whoever can go to sleep at night knowing they are so pathetic that they have to put their effort into bashing on a deadman and his friends you need to get a ******* life... clearly you live in a fantasy world bc you are ****** in the head... once again go **** yourselves... your just mad bc you probably live in a trailer.. sorry to hear about the loss guys

1184 days ago
84.

Bamboozled    

Bams better part ran down moms leg.What aspoiled brat. Nothing good can be said about a KID that plays stupid pranks on his family to make a living.His parents realy love him and would probly never let it be any other way.Reminds me of the little spoiled KID that throws afit if he doesnt get his way and never grew out of it. Bam cries everyday he doesnt get his way so Roger Ebert why appologize for making a cry baby upset .

1184 days ago
85.

tom    

drinking and driving kills....it is that plain and it is that simple. I am grateful there was no one else on the road when he decided to get behind the wheel and kill himself. This was suicide plain..if you drink and drive you are killing yourself....anyone who drinks and drives indeed has an alcohol problem or they do not practice common sense. RIP and good luck on your journey Ryan

1184 days ago
86.

Scott Valvano    

Now you can really call him a JACKASS. :)

1184 days ago
87.

chuck    

"Jackass" was an idiotic show that idiots watched. When you play that game drinking and driving, you deserve what you get. At least no other people were injured or killed.

1184 days ago
88.

Ed    

Why feel sorry? When you live as an ******* you die as one. Drugs Booze and fast cars...oh what about fast women....ya that too!!!

1184 days ago
89.

Jay    

This says something about the depths our society has crawled to. People pay millions to watch a bunch of mentally challenged babies do stupid and dangerous things. Then, one throws back shots and beers and gets in his Porsche - paid for by the Jackass-Fan-Dopes and kills himslef and another. And there is sympathy for this trash ? Suppose he killed your baby sister with his wreckless act ? And dont say everybody does it...it it WILL TRULY show how retarded the Jackass-Fan-Dopes are. Ebert was right and the lowlife Perez Hilton should have been in the back seat.

1184 days ago
90.

Bamboozled    

You know why people say bad things about Bam Bam BECAUSE THEY CAN

1184 days ago
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