Steph Pappas reveals her dad was killed in car crash in heart-wrenching video

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YouTuber Steph Pappas’ father was tragically killed remaining weekend in a car accident.

She revealed in a heartbreaking video that he handed away on September 11 when his automobile was hit by a suspected drunk driver.

The net star, who has 1.4 million subscribers, moreover talked about that her mother and canine Cookie had been throughout the car and the pooch sadly died too.

Steph Pappas’ dad killed in car accident

53-year-old John Pappas was killed in a car accident at spherical 11 pm on Sunday in Jackson Township, Ohio.

Jackson Township Police instructed Cleveland 19 that he was “struck by a suspected drunken driver” throughout the 7700 block of Strausser Street.

A 27-year-old man reportedly swerved over the centre of the freeway and hit the auto, and John was sadly pronounced lifeless on the scene.

Steph’s mother was taken to Mercy Medical Center, nonetheless her scenario is unknown. No costs have been filed on the time of scripting this.

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YouTuber reveals his sad dying on YouTube

Lots of followers had already seen the knowledge of John’s dying, nonetheless Steph posted a video on YouTube on Tuesday (Sept 13) throughout which she launched it herself.

She spoke about how her dad was her “best friend,” “twin” and a “huge part of my channel” sooner than revealing that he had handed away.

The accident occurred whereas Steph’s mom and father had been on their means residence from her dwelling in spite of everything of them had dinner collectively.

“They left and two minutes later I get a call from my mom and it was terrible,” she talked about by tears. “It was really terrible. They were only like a minute away from my house.”

The 22-year-old drove straight to the accident and talked about the scene was “heartbreaking,” together with that his remaining phrases had been “oh my god what is this guy doing,” referring to the driving drive.

“He got killed. They suspect the guy to be – he was drinking and on drugs. We’re still waiting for the results but they think that,” she talked about.

In the heartbreaking video, Steph was in floods of tears and talked about she feels “broken,” “empty inside” and “confused”.

“Why did this happen to my family? He was the nicest, best person ever. He really was. It still doesn’t even feel real,” she talked about.

She paid tribute on Instagram too

Steph shared a sequence of photos alongside along with her dad on Instagram too and wrote: “My Dad who was also my best friend passed away on September 11th.”

“My heart is shattered. I miss you so much. I wish you could come back. I’d do anything in the world for you to still be here,” she continued.

“That night he was in a terrible car accident and got hit head on by a drunk driver, and him and my dog, Cookie passed away together.”

She added that it was a “miracle” that her mother “made it out of that car alive” and talked about: “Please pray for my family during this very hard time.”

The YouTuber concluded the submit by saying “RIP my Dad and Cookie. I love and miss you both so much.”

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She moreover posted some images on her Story and shared a hyperlink to a GoFundMe net web page known as: “Help with the loss of John Pappas.”

Created by Steph’s brother Nick, the fundraiser says: “We are asking for funds to help support funeral costs, lawyer fees, and helping my mom get her feet off the ground when the time comes.”

At the time of scripting this, an infinite $58,681 has already been raised of the $10,000 intention.

Fellow YouTuber Shane Dawson shared the GoFundMe hyperlink on his Instagram Story and expressed his condolences, writing: “Please say a prayer for Steph and her family today.”

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