American comedian, actor, writer and producer Trevor Moore died in an accident on Friday. He was 41. Known for his work as a co-founder of the comedy sketch group, The Whitest Kids U Know, the news of Trevor's death was confirmed by his manager, Kara Walker, while no details have been provided on the nature of the accident as of yet. A statement on behalf of Trevor's wife, Aimee Carlson, has been released which reads: "We are devastated by the loss of my husband, best friend and the father of our son."

Kara further added, "He was known as a writer and comedian to millions, and yet to us he was simply the centre of our whole world. We don't know how we'll go on without him, but we're thankful for the memories we do have that will stay with us forever. We appreciate the outpouring of love and support we have received from everyone. This is a tragic and sudden loss and we ask that you please respect our privacy during this time of grieving."

Outside of The Whitest Kids U Know, which he co-founded with Darren Trumeter, Sam Brown, Timmy Williams and Zach Cregger and won an an award at HBO US Comedy Arts Festival in 2006, Trevor Moore's credits also include directing several other popular television shows, including the popular Disney XD series, Walk the Prank and Just Roll With It. He also turned a host when he landed his own TV show on the Comedy Central channel, The Trevor Moore Show. Remembering his association, Comedy Central tweeted, "Trevor Moore was an incredible talent and a vital member of the Comedy Central family. We will miss him dearly."