AMERICAN rapper ‘Juice Wrld’ has died after suffering a seizure at an airport in Chicago this morning (Sunday, December 8).
The 21-year-old fell ill at Chicago’s Midway airport following a flight from California. According to reports, he was conscious when paramedics arrived and was rushed to hospital but sadly he died a short time later.
Police have also confirmed that a 21-year-old man suffered a “medical emergency” at the airport after getting off a private jet. Sources close to law enforcement said he was bleeding from the mouth when he was assisted by medics.
Real name Jarad Anthony Higgins, Juice Wrld was a rising star receiving international acclaim for his music. His biggest hit, Lucid Dreams, made it to number 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 2018 and number 10 on the UK charts. He also won Top New Artist at the Billboard Music awards this year, beating some of the biggest up-and-coming names in the business.
Only last week, Jarad celebrated his 21st birthday, telling his 8 million Instagram followers he would be “celebrating all week”.
As Euro Weekly News understands, the Cook County medical examiner’s office has been notified of the the death and an autopsy will be conducted to determine exactly how he died.