Kardashian Friend and Former NBA Star Rasual Butler Dead After Fatal Car Crash

Rest in peace

Khloé Kardashian is going through a tough time. Not only did the pregnant reality star just lose her beloved family dog Gabbana, but her friend — former NBA star Rasual Butler — passed away in a tragic car accident this week.

According to reports, the 38-year-old athlete died early Wednesday, Jan. 31, when he lost control of his Range Rover and crashed into a curve in Studio City, Calif. The collision caused his car to tumble over and roll, killing the basketball player and his wife, 31-year-old singer Leah LaBelle, at the scene.

Since then, celebrities everywhere have been paying tribute to the late husband-and-wife duo.

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