Following the shocking death of his 26 year old son, Tristen, Kevin Nash continued to record his weekly podcast, Kilq This. Nash went into detail the circumstances of Tristan’s death.
Nash revealed that he and his son were attempting to quit drinking together, Tristan was dealing with withdrawal symptons, he then suffered a seisure and went into cardiac arrest. Tristen was brought back to life by the paramedics, however he died in the hospital the next day.
Nash praised the staff at Hallifax Health medical centre in treating Tristen and trying to save his life.
Nash also revealed that a number of wrestling personalities reached out to him to pass on their condolences, Vince McMahon, Terry “Rhyno” Gerin, Pat Buck, and several other prominent individuals in the industry sent their condolences and well-wishes to Nash and his family.
Nash also reached out to Ric Flair for advice, after Ric lost his son Reid, in 2013. Nash commented that this conversation was very helpful.
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