According to TMZ Silva was driving the vehicle when he crashed into a road sign and a tree. The couple were on their way to celebrate the 25th anniversary of La Barrie on Sunday evening.
Silva was said to have sustained non-life threatening injuries in the accident.
Police said at the branch that after the accident, the couple was taken to a Los Angeles hospital where La Barrie was pronounced dead. Silva is currently still hospitalized with a broken hip.
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According to TMZ, Silva has been arrested and charged with murder, but is still recovering at the hospital.
La Barrie’s mother shared a heartbreaking Instagram post after his death, writing, “My heart is breaking right now, my son’s 25th birthday today, he was very drunk and got into a car with a driver drunk. “
She added, “The accident killed him instantly. No words can describe the sadness I feel when I loosen a child. It’s so unreal and I am overcome with grief. I love you so much Corey and I will miss you so much. It’s so unfair. “
Police are still investigating how the accident happened.
YouTuber fellow Ethan Dolan shared his condolences on Twitter after hearing the news: