The oldest brother of Amar'e Stoudemire, Hazell Stoudemire, passed away in an early morning car accident, according to a team spokesman who corresponded with ESPN New York. He was 35 years old.
Hazell was driving at a "high rate of speed" and hit the back of a tractor trailer at around 1:42 a.m. ET.
Although there is not much news on this incident yet, we do know that Hazell was not wearing a seat belt. It is unknown whether alcohol was involved.
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