After a jet skiing accident on July 6, 2012 that left the son of Usher’s ex-wife Takeka Foster Kile Glover in a coma for weeks, the desicsion was made this morning (July 21) to take the 11-year old off of life support, reports TMZ. A flood of support and condolences for the family overflowed on Twitter, those from fans, suporters, and celebrities alike; Eric Benet, Taraji P. Henson, and Russel Simmons among a few.
“I am sending out every prayer I got to Tameka, Ryan, Usher and their family” mogul Russell Simmons tweeted. “To lose a child…words can not explain” actor Taraji P Henderson tweeted. “I witnessed the emptiness in my aunt & uncle’s eyes @ my cousin’s funeral. Lord have mercy!”
The accident also injured a 15-year-old girl, who is reported to have suffered from a cut on the head and a broken arm, while Glover suffered the majority of the trauma to the head. The jet ski driver has been identified as a family friend. Police have determined no narcotics were involved and no charged have been filed.