Caleb Moore, an innovative freestyle snowmobile rider who was hurt in a horrific crash at the Winter X Games in Colorado, died on Thursday morning. He was 25.
Moore had been at a hospital in Grand Junction since last week's crash in Aspen. Family spokeswoman Chelsea Lawson confirmed his death.
His family said in a statement: 'He will be truly missed and never forgotten.'
'The family wishes to express their deep gratitude for all the prayers and support they have received from all the fans, friends and family around the world that Caleb has inspired. ... Arrangements for a celebration of life are being made and an announcement will be made in the coming days.'