Erica Barrier, daughter to legendary hip-hop icon, Eric B., has passed away at the age of 28.
According to reports, Erica was involved in a car accident this week with an eighteen-wheel truck. Erica sustained serious injuries, and unfortunately passed away as a result- confirmed by Eric B.’s publicist.
In a statement posted to Instagram, Eric’s publicist Alvina Alston wrote, “She fought a valiant fight, however, we TRUST GOD & HIS ultimate decision to bring her home. We want to sincerely thank everyone from around the world for the outpouring of support and love during this difficult time. Please continue to keep our family in prayer as we now prepare to lay Erica to rest. This was an unfortunate vehicular accident that claimed her life, however, and it’s also crucial that we pray for the other driver involved. Our hearts also go out to him and his family as we hold no ill will in our hearts for those involved. Again, we accept GOD’s will and want to sincerely thank the good samaritans, first responders and impeccable medical staff who cared for our daughter at Hartford Hospital.”
Please keep her family, friends, and loved ones in your thoughts and prayers.
May she rest in peace.