Popular YouTuber Grant Thompson has died at age 38 after a paragliding trip went wrong.
Thompson's brother, Mark, confirmed the sad news to TMZ, the first outlet to report the news. His body was discovered on Tuesday near Sand Hollow State Park.
His family released a statement addressing his passing away:
"It is with great sadness to inform everyone that Grant Thompson passed away last night. Grant had great love and appreciation for his fans. We invite you to share your thoughts for Grant and the channel in the comments. Please do a random act of love or kindness today in honor of The King of Random. Grant's legacy will live on in the channel and the global community he created," the wrote via Instagram.
Thompson, known as "The King of Random" on YouTube had over 11 million followers, and his YouTube videos had racked up 2.47 billion views since he launched his channel in 2010.