A tragic accident occurred at Sterling Brim’s, also known as ‘Steelo’, home recently. Steelo is best-known as the co-host of MTV’s ‘Ridiculousness’, a comedy that showcases viral videos, but he has also made other television appearances throughout his career.
According to TMZ, Steelo’s 3-year-old nephew wandered to the pool in the backyard. The young boy fell in and drowned; it is unknown how long he was in the pool before he was found.
After the child was discovered by family, paramedics immediately arrived at the house to take him to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead shortly after. TMZ states his death has been ruled as accidental drowning.
Steelo issued the following statement to the media:
"Last weekend, my beloved nephew passed away in a tragic accident. We will miss him dearly and ask for prayers and privacy during this time of mourning."
Please join us in prayer for their friends, family, and loved ones.