Frank Ocean’s Younger Brother Dies in Car Crash

SPOTLIGHT
Lashonde Lavelle Christian
August 4, 2020
1 minutes
In much shocking and devastating news, various death reports of American singer Frank Ocean’s younger brother, surfaced yesterday.
Ocean’s brother, Ryan Breaux was said to be with a classmate/friend, one Ezekiel Bishop, when they met with a car accident around 1.30 am on August 2nd, 2020. The car was found in Thousand Oaks, California and it was believed to be a fiery single vehicle collision.

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The authorities got a smoke call when it happened, however when they arrived, the vehicle had already been swallowed up by flames. It was also severely damaged and hit a tree before getting cut into half upon impact.
Investigations on the incident are still underway, but speed is being considered a factor in the car crash.  
Since the 18 year old’s untimely death, many artists who knew Ryan and Frank have since paid their respects and expressed their well-wishes to the family.

Frank and his brother were said to have had a close relationship with each other. In fact, in 2011, Frank wrote his song ‘Orion’ for Ryan encouraging him to cherish life and not waste his youth. He also featured Ryan in another song called ‘Futura Free’ on his 2016 Blonde album.

Frank has yet to comment publicly on the matter, but more on the accident can be found here