Rapper Hussein Fatal, best known as a member of Tupac’s group the Outlawz, passed away on Friday (July 10) in a fatal car accident. He was just 38 years old.
Sources tell us that he was driving to Atlanta, after a weekend in New Jersey, when he was involved in an accident on Interstate 85. Further details were unknown, but his death was confirmed by fellow group members, E.D.I. Mean and Napoleon, via social media.
“It is confirmed our brother hussein fatal member of the outlawz returned to Allah last night due to a car accident,” Napoleon wrote on Facebook. “Our brother fatal did accept islam and We ask Allah to have mercy on him. He was my old group member and friend for over 20 years and he will be missed. Death comes sudden with out warning and we ask Allah to give us a good ending.”
E.I.I. added, via Instagram: “Can’t believe it! R.I.P. Fatal… My condolences to his family and to the members of the outlawz”
Rest in Paradise our brother Hussein Fatal he passed away in a car accident. Pray for his family & kids at this time! pic.twitter.com/dK2GS1N0ns
— THE OUTLAWZ (@TheOutlawz) July 12, 2015
R.I.P. Hussein Fatal, real name Bruce Washington.
Fatal was an extended member of the BallerStatus.com family, previously hosting our mixtape series, Digital Dynasty Vol. 8.