Usher's Stepson Passes Away After Being Taken Off Life Support (REPORT)
Usher's stepson Kile Glover has passed away after being taken off life support by the 33-year-old singer's estranged wife, Tameka Foster.
According to Global Grind, the 11-year-old died in a hospital in Atlanta, Ga. on Saturday morning.
Though family members have not confirmed the news, Foster's close friends have already begun to tweet their condolences, writing:
I am sending out every prayer I got to Tameka, Ryan, Usher and their family... bit.ly/LAcq83#RIPKile
— Russell Simmons (@UncleRUSH) July 21, 2012
CRYING, I Will Miss You Kile! Trying To Be Strong For My Foundation Trip Today. Sometimes Life Is So Unfair. — Frank Ski (@FRANKSKI) July 21, 2012
God bless this familyRT @GlobalGrind: BREAKING: Tameka Raymond takes her son, Kile Glover off life support… bit.ly/LAcq83#weprayUsher's family friend is currently under investigation for the catastrophic Jet Ski collision that caused Glover severe brain damage.
— niecy nash (@NiecyNash) July 21, 2012
According to the Georgia Department of Natural Resources, Jeffrey S. Hubbard, 38-year-old friend of the R&B superstar, was at the wheel of the watercraft when he ran over Glover and unidentified 15-year-old girl on July 7.
Though the two children were wearing life jackets, both were injured in the tragic accident.
Glover was declared brain-dead following the incident, while the unnamed female suffered a cut on the head and a broken arm.
Officials say charges are pending for Hubbard but confirm that alcohol was not involved in the incident, nor was it a result of a mechanical malfunction.
Glover was the biological son of was Atlanta TV executive Ryan Glover.