Former American Idol contestant, Haley Smith , has passed away.
According to TMZ on Tuesday, the reality TV singer died early Saturday morning following a motorcycle clang in Millinocket, Maine. She was 26.
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Police say Smith failed to make a sharp turn along a residential road. She was declared dead at the scene.
Additionally, a spokesman for the Millinocket Police Department approved the lamentable report to Us Weekly , lending powers arrived at Medway Road around 2 a.m.
Her father, Mike Smith , told TMZ their own families guesses a deer might have caused industrial accidents as Haley was a good rider. Additionally, the brood highly disbelieves the musician lost hold of her vehicle.
Haley’s kin say they were preparing to celebrate her birthday this November.
Smith appeared on the hitting rivalry singing show in 2012 where she auditioned in Colorado during the eleventh season. Per the serial, she was 18 at the time, and operated as a” live cleaner/ busser/ meat packer .”
During her execution, she affected reviewers — Steven Tyler , Randy Jackson , and Jennifer Lopez — with her portrayal of Rufus and Chaka Khan ‘ s Tell Me Something Good .
The Aerosmith frontman observed 😛 TAGEND
” I love your articulation so much better. You’re right out of my age and I’m honored to be here listening to your tone .”
Sadly, after drawing it to Hollywood, the Orem, Utah-native get cut in the second round.
WATCH her vocal aptitudes( below ):
Sadly, Smith is not the only American Idol rival who has lost his or her life.
In May 2016, season two finalist, Rickey Smith , passed away following a DUI car crash on a highway outside of Oklahoma City.
Allegedly, Gerardo Cedra Jr. threw into the then-3 6-year-old’ s vehicle while driving the wrong way down I-2 40.
Following the suspect head-on collision, the vocalist — who placed eighth in the tournament — was declared dead at the scene.
After the terrifying word went viral, runner-up Clay Aiken pencilled on Twitter 😛 TAGEND
” Suffice it to say my nature is truly breaking today. Heaven’s choir has a brand-new beautiful singer. I love you and will miss you, Rickey .”
Winner Ruben Studdard wrote on Instagram 😛 TAGEND
” As I sit here in deliver disbelief about the facts of the case that you went to be with the Lord. I think back on all the fun occasions we had. How we put together for hours in our room in the Idol Mansion talking and listening to music. How much recreation we everyone has on our very first tour. You were the very heart of our season and the true definition of a real friend .. I will miss you my Friend RIP Ricky Smith. I’m sure you’re in heaven singing you’re nerve out !!!”
R.I.P. Haley and Rickey. You will be missed.
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