Chicago Fire's Molly Glynn Dies in Tragic Accident and Her Husband's Facebook Posts About It Will Break Your Heart

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Sep. 8 2014, Published 2:01 p.m. ET

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Ugh, when will the sad news stop?! Just days after the news of Joan Rivers' death, now Molly Glynn, the 46-year-old actress who starred on Chicago Fire, has died from a bicycling accident.

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The Chicago theater veteran and her husband, Joe Foust, were biking together on Friday when it got really windy and gusty outside. A tree got knocked over and hit Molly, and doctors were unable to save her life after her husband frantically called 911. This is heartbreaking news in and of itself, but reading Molly's husband's posts about her death make this even more tragic. Joe basically live-status-updated his Facebook from beginning to end:

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Meanwhile, two other stars passed away this weekend as well. One member of the Korean pop group Ladies Code died as result of a car accident that occurred on Wednesday—her band member died shortly after the accident last week—and Simone Battle, of girl group GRL and The X-Factor fame, also passed away at just 25 from apparent suicide. Our prayers are with all of these victims' families and friends.

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Can you believe that all this tragic news keeps coming in? Did Molly's husbands Facebook updates make you cry? Tweet us @OKMagazine.


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