Former NBA player Rasual Butler and his wife, a singer who appeared on “American Idol” were both killed in a single car crash in Studio City, CA early Wednesday morning.
TMZ reports that 38-year-old Butler lost control of his Range Rover around 2 a.m, skidded and struck a parking meter before crashing into a wall.
The basketball star had a long career starting from La Salle and going on to play for top teams like the Hornets, Clippers, Bulls, Raptors, Pacers, Wizards and Spurs.
Leah on the other hand was an R&B singer signed to Epic Records.
Butler is survived by a daughter, Raven from a previous relationship