Lamar Odom car accident, boy dies in hospital

Lakers and reality television star Lamar Odom was in New York for the funeral of a family member when a car he was a passenger of was involved in a fatality accident.

The 15-year-old pedestrian hurt in the chain reaction crash has passed away.

Lamar Odom tweeted: “My thoughts and prayers are with the young boys family”

Odom was back East to attend the funeral of his cousin — and had hired a car service to drive him around town during his visit.

Odom’s chaffeur allegedly hit a motorcycle which then struck a 15-year-old boy.

The boy was rushed to a nearby hospital and died the following day. NYDailyNews reports the boy’s name as Ewsas Islam, and that upon his death, his organs were donated.


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