MONTCLAIR, NJ - It has been confirmed by friends and family that rapper Hussein Fatal died in a car accident on Saturday.

Born Bruce Washington on April 3, 1977, the Montclair,NJ born and raised rapper was best known by his stage name. Hussein Fatal gained notoriety as being a member of the hip hop group the Outlawz and is best known for his work with Tupac Shakur.

Mutah 'Napolean' Beale, fellow member of the group Outlawz, reported on social media that Hussein Fatal had died on Saturday, July, 11, 2015 in a car accident. The story has spread on social media from family, friends and fans expressing shock and disbelief. 

Details surrounding the tragic car accident are not yet available. Information will be released as it becomes avalable.