ECW Original Axl Rotten Passes Away At 44

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Photo Credit: issued the following statement following news that Brian Knighton, aka ECW Original Axl Rotten, has passed away today at the age of 44: 

WWE is saddened to learn of reports that Brian Knighton, best known for competing in ECW as Axl Rotten from 1993 to 1999, has passed away. WWE extends its condolences to Knighton’s family, friends and fans.