Rapper Nicki Minaj’s father died in an accident, the police said.
The 64-year-old Robert Maraj was walking in Mineola, Long Island, at 6.15pm on Friday when he was “hit by a blank vehicle heading north that has left the scene of the accident,” said Nassau County Police Department in a report Explanation.
Maraj was rushed to hospital in critical condition and died on Saturday, police said. The homicide squad is investigating.
Each week, the Daily Post takes a snapshot of the most recent health data from across the county, released by the Gwinnett County Health Department. Click for more.
Minaj has not yet made any public comments about her father’s death.
CNN asks its representatives for comment.