Bodybuilder dies after reportedly choking on food at Florida home

Dallas McCarver, 26, was found unconscious by his girlfriend

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PALM BEACH COUNTY, Florida – Bodybuilding star Dallas McCarver died Monday at his Palm Beach County home after reportedly choking on food.

TMZ reports McCarver, 26, was found unconscious by his girlfriend, Dana Brooke, just after they had spoke on the phone before he was going to prepare dinner.

Brooke, who currently wrestles in the WWE, says it is believed that McCarver choked to death. She added that his last words to her were, "I love you, goodbye."

McCarver was a rising star on the bodybuilding scene, having finished 8th in last year's Mr. Olympia competition.