Danny Dias of MTV's 'Road Rules' found dead in Brooklyn apartment

ByEyewitness News WABC logo
Wednesday, June 7, 2017
Danny Dias during 14th Annual amfAR Rocks Benefit at Tavern on the Green in New York City.
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BROOKLYN, New York -- Danny Dias, from MTV's "Road Rules," was found dead in his Brooklyn apartment over the weekend. He was 34.

The discovery was made Saturday. An autopsy was conducted Monday, and his cause of death is still unknown.

"The cause and manner of death are pending further studies following yesterday's examination," the medical examiner's office said.

Dias appeared in season 13 of "Road Rules" in 2004, which was a reality TV show involving strangers traveling together in an RV as a part of a mission.