Only day after his self-titled debut album arrived, Fetty Wap was involved in a motorcycle accident Saturday afternoon in his hometown of Paterson, New Jersey. According to TMZ, The rapper was riding his motorcycle when collided head-on with another vehicle. He was treated by paramedics at the scene before being transported to a nearby hospital to examine him for possible fractures. Fetty Wap’s management has released following statement:
“Fetty Wap was involved in a motorcycle incident earlier today,” the statement read. “He was treated at a local hospital and is in stable condition. His family wants to thank everyone for their outpouring of love and support. They ask that you respect their privacy during this time. We will provide an update on his condition as it becomes available.”
DJ Louie Styles, friend and associate of the “Trap Queen” rapper, tweeted photos of an alert Fetty in the hospital and assured fans that “he’s ok.” In the photo, a splint is seen securing the rapper’s leg.
— DJ Louie Styles (@DJLouieStyles) September 26, 2015
DJ Akademiks posted photos of a “responsive” Fetty being stretchered into a waiting ambulance as well as the wreckage Fetty Wap’s motorcycle incurred in the crash.
Fetty Wap was "Responsive" according to individuals on scene before being taken away. Last pic for proof. See bike 2. pic.twitter.com/uCbFdEEePv
— DJ Akademiks (@IamAkademiks) September 26, 2015