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‘Drag Race’ contestant involved in fatal drunk driving accident

Update: ‘Drag Race’ queen’s story about a fatal Uber crash may have been made up

RuPaul‘s Drag Race season eight contestant Robbie Turner (aka Jeremy Baird) was the victim of a drunk driving accident over the weekend, and while Turner made it out of the experience physically unharmed, the driver of the Uber he was in lost his life.

It absolutely goes without saying, but… Do. Not. Drink. And. Drive.

Ever.

No exceptions.

Don’t do it.

Many of us have been in situations where we’ve observed this exceedingly simple rule go unfollowed, and what can seem like a potential inconvenience in the moment can end lives in an instant.

Turner took to Twitter to share the harrowing details:

Update: ‘Drag Race’ queen’s story about a fatal Uber crash may have been made up