*On Sunday, the daughter of hip hop legend Eric B was hospitalized after a serious car accident in Connecticut.
The incident was first reported first emerged on social media via the Instagram feed “The Real Sister2Sister 2.0.”
“Erica Supreme Barrier, the daughter of music legend Eric Barrier (Eric B) is in extreme critical condition this morning after a horrific car crash in Connecticut,” the post said.
The Instagram posting also aincluded this:
“Barrier is suffering from severe neck and spine fractures, among her many life-threatening injuries, confirmed Eric B’s longtime publicist,” and that, “The family is at her bedside and asking for your prayers.”
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Twenty Eight year old, Erica Supreme Barrier, the daughter of music legend Eric Barrier ( Eric B) is in extreme critical condition this morning after a horrific car crash in Connecticut. This after an 18 wheeler rolled over her vehicle at approximately 1am in Hartford. Investigators are still piecing together the exact cause of the crash. Barrier is suffering from severe neck and spine fractures, among her many life threatening injuries, confirmed Eric B’s long time publicist Alvina Alston. The family is at her bedside and asking for your prayers. @therealdjericb WE LOVE YOU!! ???????❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️❤️ #sister2sister2.0 #ericb #prayers #prayersneeded?
Connecticut state police confirmed to Page Six that Erica Barrier, 28, was in a Mini Cooper Countryman on I-91 in Connecticut just before 1 a.m. on Sunday morning when it “stopped in the center lane” and an oncoming truck “was unable to stop in time and impacted the rear of [Erica’s car].”
She “sustained serious injuries,” according to the police report, “and was transported to Hartford Hospital.” The truck driver was not injured, according to police. The investigation is ongoing.
Eric B. and Rakim are scheduled to play a Rock & Roll Hall of Fame “Induction Fest” later this year along with Questlove and others, says Page Six.