Most kids and young adults know TJ Lavin as the host of MTV’s The Challenge. TJ Lavin is also a professional BMX biker, and after his horrific crash in Las Vegas last night, his fans are reminded of just how dangerous the sport can be.
Lavin lost control of his bike yesterday during an event in Las Vegas after hitting a dirt ramp. Medics rushed to help him but he is still in critical condition. He was placed in a medically induced coma at the hospital after experiencing swelling in his brain.
He may have an exciting and fun job, but TJ’s accident should be a reminder to parents and kids to take all of the proper safety precautions when practicing any team or extreme sport.
TJ Lavin’s fans are all waiting for updates on his condition and praying that he will be ok.