VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) — Police are investigating the dying of a well-liked Virginia gamer who died through the residence stretch of a 24-hour marathon online game session he was streaming on-line to boost cash for the Make-A-Want Basis.
Information retailers report that 35-yr-previous Brian Vigneault was about 22 hours into enjoying “World of Tanks” on Twitch.television when he stood up from his pc early Sunday to take a smoke break. He by no means returned.
Vigneault was discovered unresponsive at his Virginia Seashore residence later that night and was pronounced lifeless on the scene.
Virginia Seashore police spokeswoman Tonya Borman says police don’t suspect foul play in his demise. His explanation for demise is unclear.
Vigneault’s Twitch profile says he had raised almost $eleven,000 for numerous charities throughout his 5-yr streaming profession.