Pikotrain5, also known as Jon Preston, was a popular TikTok star who had over one million followers on the social media platform. He was known for his humorous and positive videos, often featuring his signature pigtails. He passed away in August 2022, at the age of 43.
How Did Pikotrain5 Die?
The official cause of death for Pikotrain5 has not been revealed by his family or the authorities. His sister, Lara Preston Neves, confirmed his death in a Facebook post on August 14, 2022. She wrote:
My wonderful, energetic, wild, generous, funny, and much loved little brother Jon (Piko Preston) passed away this week at the age of 43. I can’t even wrap my head around a world without him in it.
She described him as the most generous person she ever knew, who always made everyone around him happy and laugh. She also mentioned his TikTok account, where he made his one million followers laugh on a daily basis.
How Did the TikTok Community React to Pikotrain5’s Death?
Pikotrain5’s death shocked and saddened many of his fans and fellow TikTok creators. They expressed their condolences and tributes on social media, using the hashtag #pikotrains. Some of his close friends, such as DJHUNTS, also made videos dedicated to him, remembering his smile, his light, and his kindness.
Pikotrain5’s last TikTok video was uploaded on August 2, 2022. It has over 1.6 million views and 180,000 likes. Many of his other videos have similar success, showing his talent and charisma.
Pikotrain5 was a vibrant, loving, and hilarious man, who touched many lives with his content. He will be missed by his family, friends, and fans. Rest in peace, Pikotrain5.