According to TMZ, the rapper had the seizure after he departed his plane and was walking through the airport. He was conscious when paramedics arrived on the scene and was rushed to the hospital; however, he was pronounced dead just after arriving at the facility.
When news of his death was confirmed, friends, colleagues, and celebrities expressed their condolences to Juice’s family. You can read some of the messages below.
really shocked and sad to find out juice wrld passed away, ... and so young too...— Zedd (@Zedd) December 8, 2019
a reminder that life can be over any moment...
be kind to one another.
RIP JUICE— Denzel Curry (@denzelcurry) December 8, 2019
This kid was a hero to a lot of the youth. He will be truly missed. https://t.co/eg3QB2cJzh— Thelonious Martin™ (@KingThelonious) December 8, 2019
Terrible news about the young man Juice Wrld. We share December 2nd as our arrival day. Gone way too soon. Life is precious.— *LAMB OVER RICE* (@ActionBronson) December 8, 2019
i am heartbroken. I love you so much juice. you will be remembered forever— Cole Bennett (@_ColeBennett_) December 8, 2019
This is absolutely heartbreaking. We send our love and strength to this young man’s family. Please know we are with you and if we can do anything to help you please let us know. We are so very sorry.— GOTH ANGEL SINNER (@Lilpeep) December 8, 2019
R.i.p juice ...sad day in the world today— DURKIOOO🦅 (@lildurk) December 8, 2019
SHORTTTYYYYYY SHORTTTYY SHORTY... IDK WHAT TO SAY! BABY MICHAEL FUCKING JACKSON 1 OF THE GREATEST ARTIST WE EVER SEEN & HANDS DOWN 1 OF THE GREATEST GUYS I EVER MET!! BUT YOU FUCKED US UP KID.. YOU KNOW HOW WE ROCKING WE DYING BOUT YOU BOA 4EVER! YOU KNOW THE TALKS WE HAD YOU KNOW WHAT YOU JUST DID TO MY BROTHER NEM!! I CANT EVEN CALL THEM NIGGAS RIGHT NOW YOU JUST SHOCKED THE WORLD LIL BRO.. NOT LIKE YOU NOT ALREADY USED TO DOING THAT BUT NOT THIS WAY LIL BRO YOU AINT HAVE TO GIVE IT TO US LIKE THIS... SORRY 2 YA MOM MAN FROM THE BOTTOM OF OUR HEART MAN WE LOVE YOU! I WISH YOU AINT HAVE TO GIVE IT TO US LIKE THIS DOE LIL BRO! NOT LIKE THIS 💔 YOU GOT SUPER POWERS SO IK YOU LISTENING & PROLLY EVEN SEEING ME WRITE THIS CAPTION MANNN MAKE IT MAKE SENSE BRO... HUGG YO MAMA EVERY NIGHT BRO GO HUGG HER RIGHT NOW LIL BRO LET HER FEEL YOU💯🙏🏽
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On Juice's last Instagram post, several of his peer left comments paying tribute to him.
Lil Keed wrote, "Damn man I’m sooo sorry here this about U man 💯💯💯💯 this shit is fucked up and I wanna say u will be truly miss young king 👑 damnn bro 🙏🏾😰😥 thug said u was the best freestyler ever." Lil Tecca commented with "u were just giving me tips on how to battle my anxiety, rest easy juice" while NLE Choppa said "Damn bro."
Clever, who was featured on "Ring Ring," said, "My brother sang songs about legends. about artist that don’t make it past 21. Turned 21 a week ago. a legend just fell in the making 😢 this hurts deep. i love you bro."