A rising Florida rapper was killed in a car accident early Wednesday morning.
Ernesto Enrique Carralero – best known by his stage name OhTrapstar – was in a vehicle with two others when their car lost control and crashed into a duplex in Miami. NBC Miami†
The vehicle overturned and caught fire after crashing into the building. Three people, including 23-year-old Carralero, were pronounced dead. according to local reports†
The trio were identified as Carralero, Bayle Pricilla Bucceri, 23, Candido Miguel Barroso-Nodarse, 22.
The cause of the crash is still under investigation. Miami Police spokesman Michael Vega told the local outlet Police suspected the car was speeding.
“We believe speed may be a factor, it’s too early in the investigation and we’re investigating to see if that played a role in the accident,” Vega said.
The Post has reached out to the Miami Police Department for comment.
Carralero was an up and coming rapper with more than 114,000 followers on Instagram. The rapper was perhaps best known for his 2017 song “Choppa” which racked up over 10 million views YouTube†
A GoFundMe founded by Carralero’s brother to cover funeral expenses raised over $5,600 Friday morning.
“As his blood brother, none of this feels real and it doesn’t feel right at all to write this. Three beautiful souls have been taken from our and other concerned families and we are deeply affected by this terrible tragedy,” Carralero’s brother wrote on his page.
After the sad news of Carralero’s death came to light, friend and rapper Lil Ominous shared a long tribute on Instagram.
‘I love you little brother. I’m sorry I couldn’t be there for you,” he wrote. I am so sad now. you don’t deserve that. We made so many memories since we were young, trying to teach you how to rap, how to play basketball and how to treat your mother right. I miss you bro, you are forever in my heart.”