‘Insanely talented’ rapper dies ‘after suffering seizure at airport’

US rapper Juice Wrld has died after reportedly suffering a seizure at an airport in Chicago.

The 21-year-old star fell ill at the city’s Midway airport on Sunday morning following a flight from California, TMZ first reported.

He was conscious when paramedics arrived and was taken to hospital, the entertainment news website said, but died a short time later.

Juice Wrld turns 21 this month
Image:The US artist turned 21 this month

Police confirmed a 21-year-old man suffered a “medical emergency” at the airport at about 2am local time (8am in the UK) after getting off a private jet.

The Cook County medical examiner’s office has been notified of the death.

Mark Gibson

Graduates in Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois 1990. Move to Los Angeles California in 2004. Specialized in Internet journalism.

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