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John Nash, subject of "A Beautiful Mind" dies in accident

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The mathematician who inspired the movie "A Beautiful Mind" died in a car accident this weekend.

John Nash and his wife were passengers in a taxi that lost control and hit a guardrail on the New Jersey Turnpike outside Princeton Saturday.

They were both thrown from the vehicle and killed.

He was 86, she was 82.

New Jersey State Police are investigating the accident, no charges have been filed.

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