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Not a great story to begin Monday but some reports are saying Sean Kingston has passed away after an accident on the water, Donnie Wahlberg from NKOTB has tweeted in the last minutes ‘RIP Sean Kingston’. There are conflicting reports as to his condition, but here are the official details.
The 21-year-old was rushed to a Miami Beach after he struck a major bridge connecting Palm Island with the MacArthur Causeway.
He is currently being treated in a trauma ward, due to the nature of his severe injuries.
The singer, who had success with the hit song Beautiful Girls, reportedly also had a woman on board with him, according to TMZ.
Following the crash, the pair were rescued by a passer-by and immediately take to the Jackson Memorial Hospital by the Miami Fire Department. .
Shortly after the incident his representative released a statement.
‘Sean Kingston was in an accident today. No further details are available at the moment. He and his family thank everyone for the well-wishes,’ it said.
It is said that Officials currently investigating the incident and have rule out alcohol as playing a part in the accident.
The Jamaican/American singer had huge success with songs such as his 2007 hit Beautiful Girls, and currently with the single Letting Go (Dutty Love) with popular R&B songstress, Nicki Minaj.
‘My love & prayers are with Sean Kingston & his family,’ she wrote on her Twitter page immediately upon hearing the news.
Kingston also co-wrote Jason Derülo’s ‘Whatcha Say’ and recorded the track ‘Miss Everything’ for the Sugababes’s studio album Sweet 7, released last March.