Dave Meltzer is reporting that independent promoter Roland Alexander passed away on 11/5 at the age of 59. Alexander ran the APW promotion in California and is most known for appearing on the 1999 documentary “Beyond the Mat” that showcased his wrestling school. There have been no details yet on how Alexander passed away, but it is said that he was dealing with heart & diabetes issues for a number of years.

On behalf of the staff at Wrestleview.com, we send out our condolences to the friends and family of Alexander during this tough time.

Source: The Wrestling Observer/Figure Four Online