Chicago-based rapper Juice WRLD, born Jarad Anthony Higgins, died on Sunday morning. The 21-year-old artist, whose album Death Race for Love hit the top spot on the Billboard 200 album chart two weeks in a row earlier this year, passed away due to a medical emergency.
According to NBC Chicago, the emergency occurred at Midway International Airport. Without mentioning Juice WRLD, police and firefighters confirmed to the news channel that a 21-year-old male was transported from the airport to Advocate Christ Medical Center where he was pronounced dead around 3:00 am. Fire department spokesman Larry Langford said that the man suffered from cardiac arrest.
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