Rapper Juice WRLD Dead at 21 After Suffering Seizure at Airport

December 9, 2019

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21-year-old hip hop star Juice WRLD died Sunday after he suffered a seizure at Chicago's Midway airport, Forbes reports. The rapper, whose real name is Jarad Anthony Higgins, was walking in the airport when he collapsed after getting off a plane, witnesses report. Higgins was still conscious when he was transported to the hospital, but was pronounced dead soon after he arrived; no official reason for the death has yet been released. Higgins, who just turned 21 last week, was seen by airport goers hanging out with friends and seemingly in good spirits before the seizure. Musicians Lil Nas X and Camila Cabello both reacted to the news on Twitter, with Nas writing, "RIP juice. so sad how often this is happening lately to young talented rising artists."