Did kevin bacon die in a car crash?

No, Kevin Bacon (born Kevin Norwood Bacon on July 8, 1958 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania) is still alive. In fact, he's currently filming "Jayne Mansfield's Car" with an expected release date in 2013. The person you may be thinking of is Ryan Dunn (born June 11, 1977 in Medina Ohio), one of the stars of the Jackass series, who died in a car crash on June 20, 2011 in West Goshen township, Pennsylvania.