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Fetty Wap injured in New Jersey motorcycle accident

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UPDATE: Reps for Fetty Wap released this statement Saturday: “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.”

The original story is below:

Rapper Fetty Wap was involved in a motorcycle accident in his hometown of Paterson, New Jersey, authorities said Saturday.

The 25-year-old was taken to a local hospital after his motorcycle collided with a car, Paterson Police Director Jerry Speziale told the Associated Press. His injuries are not considered to be life-threatening. 

The crash remains under investigation, the AP added, and no summonses have been issued. The woman driving the car was not injured.

The rapper’s DJ, Louis Styles, tweeted a photo Saturday letting fans know he was doing OK.

 

The accident came a day after the “Trap Queen” star, born Willie Maxwell, released his self-titled debut album.

EW has reached out to representatives for Fetty Wap for comment.