He was rushed to a nearby hospital in critical condition and pronounced dead. No cause of death has been revealed and an autopsy will be conducted.
Juice Wrld lived in Los Angeles at least part of the time, and was a frequent visitor to local high schools, including John Marshall High School in Los Feliz, where many students considered him a friend.
Born Jarad Higgins, the artist began his career as a teenager, recording songs on his cell phone and uploading them to SoundCloud. His debut Ep, 9 9 9, brought him to record company attention, and when his June 2017 breakup song All Girls Are The Same became a SoundCloud favorite, he was signed to Interscope Records at age 19.