Chase Stokes Pays Tribute To ‘Outer Banks’ John B Stand-In Killed In Hit & Run Crash

Chase Stokes is working through the untimely death of John B Outer Banks stand

in Alexander “AJ” Jennings, 22, who was killed in a hit and run accident in the early morning hours of July 5.

“Still trying to process why certain things happen, and why the world works in the ways that it does,

Chase, 29, wrote via Instagram stories on July 6. “My heart is shattered.

Your life was just starting. We JUST talked about how pumped you were about your tunes,

how far you’d come with that ole 6 string and your want to keep creating art.

Always always making others hearts warm and being so damn selfless.”

Chase continued, ruminating on the shock of AJ’s death, which happened in

Charleston, South Carolina, around 2:30 AM, according to witnesses.