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Lamar Odom was in a accident while visiting his NYC hometown, Queens for a funeral! Khloe was not in the car but…a motorcyclist was injured with Lamar’s driver collided with him! Hopefully everyone is ok!
KhloÃ© Kardashian Odom’s hubby Lamar Odom was involved in an automobile accident Thursday while in New York City for his cousin’s funeral, E! News has confirmed.
The Lakers star was not driving the vehicle and he escaped injury, according to a rep for KhloÃ©.
As well, the rep confirms that KhloÃ© was not in the car.
While being ferried by car service to his cousin’s funeral, the basketballer’s driver apparently collided with a motorcyclist. The basketballer was sitting in the backseat at the time.
Update: The 15-year old victim has died due to severe head injuries! So sad!
A 15-year-old boy hasÂ diedÂ from injuries he sustained in a NYÂ car crashÂ involving a vehicle carrying NBA starÂ Lamar Odom … the boy’s family has confirmed to TMZ.
Odom was in NY on Thursday to attend a funeral for his cousin — and had hired aÂ car serviceÂ to drive him around town during his visit. But while Odom was in the car,Â the vehicle was involved in an accident with a motorcycle … which was propelled into a 15-year-old pedestrian.
The boy’s family tells us … the boy sustained majorÂ head injuriesÂ in the collision.
The boy was rushed to a nearby hospital … and emergency surgery was performed in an effort to save his life … but the injuries proved to be too severe … and the boyÂ diedÂ the following day.
A funeral for the boy took place earlier today.
A source close to Lamar tells us … the NBA star is “devastated” by the tragedy.
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