It is a tragedy. William Friend, the husband of One
Tree Hill star Bevin Prince, passed away on Sunday, July 3
William Friend was 33 years old.
WECT News reports that a friend died unexpectedly near his
home in Wilmington, North Carolina. A lightning strike struck the
CEO while he was on a boat near Masonboro Island.
Despite emergency responders' efforts to resuscitate him, he was pronounced dead in the ambulance
He was remembered by friend Odette Annable in a touching tribute after his death.
The 37-year-old Supergirl actress wrote, "We have to bid farewell
to another friend, @britwilliam, the beloved husband of my best
riend @bevinaprince, on Wednesday, July 6. "Will, it feels surreal
to write this. Mostly because you were just getting started
Your life and love for my best friend made it
okay that we were thousands of miles apart."
She stated that the William Friend "adored her with all his heart,