Natina Reed of late-’90s girl group Blaque, was killed early Saturday morning, October 27, in Atlanta; after being struck by car while crossing the street. Natina was one-day shy of her 33rd birthday.
According to the Gwinnett Police Department, the driver of the vehicle that hit Reed called 911 at 10:30 PM last night. She was pronounced dead at Gwinnett Medical Center 29 minutes later.
A press release said that Reed “was in the roadway on Lawrenceville Highway near Hamilton Road when struck.” Police say the investigation is ongoing, but add that the driver “was determined to be not at fault and there are no charges pending.
Reed, known by some from her appearance in Reed appeared in the 2000 film, “Bring It On“, is survived by her 10-year-old son, Tren Brown, with who she shares with the rapper Kurupt.
Here’s what ?uestlove tweeted:
“Man. in eerie Left Eye fashion….rip to Blaque’s Natina Reed.”
Here’s what Grabielle Union tweeted:
“#RIP #Sad #BringItOn.”
Here’s what Brandi Williams tweeted:
“Last night the world was changed forever, life will never be the same….she was my sister.”