Shawty Lo

Shawty Lo Killed in Car Crash

Rapper Shawty Lo, known for his solo work and as a member of D4L, died in an single car automobile accident early Wednesday (Sept. 21), according to numerous reports. He was 40.

The crash took place at approximately 2:20 a.m. on I-285 in Southern Fulton County, Georgia, according to The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Initial reports about it possibly being a hit-and-run have since been dispelled.

Law enforcement officials claim that the white Audi Lo was in erupted in flames after jumping over a guardrail and colliding with two trees. The “Laffy Taffy” star died at the scene, but two women in the car survived with non-life-threatening injuries.

Prior to the accident, Lo was at the Blue Flame strip club on Harwell Road, according to several videos on his social media accounts.

Shawty’s longtime manager Johnnie Cabbell offered a message regarding Lo’s death on Instagram.