School of Rock child star Kevin Clark dies at the age of 32: actor fatally hit by motorist in Chicago

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School of Rock child star Kevin Clark dies at age 32: Actor was fatally hit by motorist while cycling in Chicago

  • School of Rock actor Kevin Clark was tragically killed in a car accident on Wednesday morning. He was 32 years old.
  • According to the police, a 20-year-old woman was driving the car that hit and killed the actor
  • The former child star was best known for playing Freddy Jones in Jack Black’s 2003 classic comedy School of Rock.

School of Rock actor Kevin Clark was tragically killed in a car accident after being fatally hit by a car while on his bicycle in Chicago. He was 32 years old.

Clark was best known for playing Freddy Jones in the 2003 classic Jack Black comedy and reunited with the cast in 2018.

According to TMZ, the former actor was riding his bike on Chicago’s northwest side early Wednesday morning when he was hit by a driver in a Hyundai Sonata.

School of Rock child star Kevin Clark dies at age 32: Actor was fatally hit by motorist while cycling in Chicago

School of Rock child star Kevin Clark dies at age 32: Actor was fatally hit by motorist while cycling in Chicago

According to the police, a 20-year-old woman was driving the car that hit and killed the actor. The woman was not arrested, but she did receive citations.

According to a report by the Cook County Medical Examiner, Clark was rushed to the hospital but pronounced dead at 2:04 p.m. (CDT).

His sister said the former child star was on her way home at the time of the accident.

Born Kevin Alexander Clark in Highland Park, Illinois, the actor started playing drums since the age of three.

His drumming skills took him to Hollywood when he was cast alongside Jack Black in the 2003 comedy as student drummer Freddy Jones.

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