According to TMZ reports:
Hazell Stoudemire, the older brother of NBA star Amare Stoudemire, died early this morning in a car accident in Florida … TMZ has learned.
The accident happened on Route 27 in Lake Wales. According to the Florida Highway Patrol, Stoudemire was driving at a “high rate of speed” when he collided with the rear of a tractor trailer.
He died on the scene.
The Florida Highway Patrol says Stoudemire was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident and they are unsure if alcohol was a factor.
Condolences to the Stoudemire family.