LOS ANGELES (CBSLA/AP) – Actor Jan-Michael Vincent, best known for his role in the hit 1980s show “Airwolf,” has died at the age of 74.
Vincent passed away on Feb. 10 at a hospital in Asheville, North Carolina. The certificate signed by a doctor says he died of natural causes and no autopsy was performed.READ MORE: Pediatricians Concerned About Rising COVID Infections Among Children In Orange County
“Airwolf” was a 1980s television series featuring crime-fighters in an advanced helicopter. Vincent played pilot Stringfellow Hawke.READ MORE: 'People On This Block Are Hurting': More Allegations Pinned On LAPD In Aftermath Of South LA Fireworks Explosion
He was also known for movie roles in the 1970s including “The Mechanic” and the 1978 Burt Reynolds film “Hooper”.MORE NEWS: Kaiser Permanente Mandates COVID-19 Vaccination for All Employees And Physicians
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