Contributed by jayo:
Kurupt’s younger brother, Roscoe, was involved in a near fatal car accident on New Years Day, when a drunk driver hit their car in a head on collision.
According to sources close to the rapper, Roscoe was unconscious when paramedics arrived, and after unsuccessful attempts to revive the rapper, he was pronounced dead. Shortly after, he began to breathe and was rushed to a nearby hospital where he was placed in critical condition. The full article at ballerstatus.net has since been removed or relocated.