According to an article by Rolling Stone, it was reported by TMZ that rapper Fetty Wap had a head-on collision with another vehicle while riding his motorcycle in his hometown, Paterson, N.J. Saturday afternoon.
Later that day, Fetty Wap’s management released a statement on the matter to Rolling Stone, which read:
“Fetty Wap was involved in a motorcycle incident earlier today. He was treated at a local hospital and is in stable condition. His family wants to thank everyone for their outpouring of love and support. They ask that you respect their privacy during this time. We will provide an update on his condition as it becomes available.”
Since being hospitalized that afternoon, Fetty Wap has received thousands of prayers and well-wishes in the form of tweets, as fans took to Twitter to show their support of and concern for the “Trap Queen” rapper.
Y'all seriously #PrayForFetty he's such a genuine beautiful person and I really want him to be okay
— sweeterman (@fkamatty) September 26, 2015
I don't know if my baby is okay or not ? #PrayForFetty ?? i love you
— TheyLoveArii (@_theylovearii) September 26, 2015
Hope Fetty Wap is ok, he got hit by a person on his bike, he's been nothing but humble & delivered great music hope he's ok #PrayForFetty
— Quake (@QuakeDHH) September 26, 2015
Smh, really hope Fetty Wap's ok. This dude's done nothing but great things. #PrayForFetty
— Jay Holz (@JayHolz410) September 26, 2015
— Fetty Wap Daily (@FettyDaily) September 26, 2015
Some tweeted in Fetty Wap’s defense after jokes were made that the vehicle collision wouldn’t have occurred if he had two eyes, one of which he lost as a child due to an accident that led to congenital glaucoma.
— caitlin (@stadiumniaIl) September 26, 2015
— tori loves you (((: (@lubricantlouis) September 26, 2015
— ad (@psychoweeknd) September 26, 2015
Stop making fun of someone getting in a motorcycle accident for retweets, it shows your lack of character and respect #PrayForFetty
— bbygurl✨ (@_caitline__) September 26, 2015
anyone making the "keep both eyes on the road" joke about fetty's accidents is being blocked, hes seriousy hurt, its not funny #PrayForFetty
— ˗ˏˋ blige ˎˊ˗ (@THECAROLDANVERS) September 26, 2015