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Hana Kimura, an emerging Japanese pro wrestler currently starring in the most recent series of Terrace House, has died aged 22.
The cause of death has not been confirmed but Stardom, the promotion Kimura wrestled with in Japan, confirmed her death today on Twitter.
“We are very sorry to report that our Hana Kimura has passed away,” read the tweet. “Please be respectful and allow some time for things to process, and keep your thoughts and prays with her family and friends.”
We are very sorry to report that our Hana Kimura has passed away.
Please be respectful and allow some time for things to process, and keep your thoughts and prayers with her family and friends.
We appreciate your support during this difficult time.
— We Are Stardom (@we_are_stardom) May 23, 2020
Kimura had reportedly been a recent victim of bullying on social media, and had tweeted out troubling images in the lead up to her death.
“Thank you to everyone who supported me,” she tweeted.