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Mythbusters star Jessi Combs dies aged 36 following horrific crash




American race car driver and TV personality Jessi Combs has passed away at the age of 36.

Combs who is remembered for hosting the Discovery Channel’s Mythbusters passed away following a high speed crash in Alvord Desert, Oregon, on Tuesday.

According to reports in the US, Combs was attempting to break her own landspeed record in a jet powered car.

Although it is yet to be determined what caused the crash, the news of Combs death was confirmed Harney County Sheriff’s Office on Wednesday.

Combs who was a professional racing car driver and was host of the popular science show Mythbusters between 2009 and 2010.

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