Vitalik Buterin was not in a deadly car crash

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Vitalik Buterin, the co founder of Ethereum, is alive and well, despite the recent fake news that he passed away from a deadly car crash.

Yesterday, there were fake news outlets and social media posts saying Vitalik was pulled from a car wreck and was lifeless at the scene. Here's a screenshot of the fake news story, which "confirmed" his death in British Columbia, and has since removed the article:

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Of course, Vitalik refuted the story, and posted a selfie on Twitter along with proof from the Ethereum blockchain to show he was alive:

 
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