Rapper Tray Savage died after being shot in Chicago on Friday. He was 26 years old.
A spokesperson for the Cook County medical examiner’s office confirmed to Fox News that Savage – whose real name is Kentray Young – died on Friday after succumbing to his injuries.
The Chicago Sun-Times reported after the shooting that 26-year-old emcee and member of rapper Keef’s cohort of recording artists Glo Gang was injured in the neck and shoulder after dropping his girlfriend in a South Side neighborhood in Chatham around 11 a.m. follow local time.
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Citing police, the media said Savage continued to drive after being shot, hitting three cars before his stopped. He was taken to the University of Chicago medical center where he was pronounced dead.
Authorities said witnesses at the scene reported seeing a “white SUV, possibly a Mazda” running away from the crash site.
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The incident is currently under investigation by area two detectives and there are believed to be no suspects at this time.