RIP Taylor: Woman named Taylor dies during Warped Tour; Twitter mourns Taylor Swift, Taylor Lautner and Rip Taylor

Wait, the world doesn’t revolve around celebrities? Are you sure?

On Sunday, a woman died at a Warped Tour concert in Ontario. Although no official information has been released, Twitter users reported that the woman was 19-year-old Taylor Nesseth and #RIPTaylor began trending.

Naturally, Twitterers assumed that their favorite celebrity Taylors were dead.

https://twitter.com/irenealmeron/status/224829782909652994

https://twitter.com/EmManna3iSays/status/224764858665672704

Nope, it wasn’t Taylor Swift.

Sigh. Not Taylor Lautner either.

The presumably older, but not necessarily wiser crowd also misinterpreted the #RIPTaylor hashtag.

Apparently no one assumed it was Taylor Dayne or Taylor Hicks.

As celebrity death rumors swirled, the Twitterverse paid respects to the late Taylor Nesseth.

https://twitter.com/TommoLegendson/status/224720628878540800

The Warped Tour’s official account tweeted:

But the Twitterverse rumor mill is still grinding away.

https://twitter.com/donald_ebooks/status/224745543094636544

Chelsea Grin responded to the rumors:

Police say Nesseth’s death was probably due to a medical issue.

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