Nicki Minaj’s father dies just after hit-and-operate crash in New York

Robert Maraj, 64, experienced been going for walks along a road in Lengthy Island on Friday night when he was struck by a vehicle.

The auto then drove absent from the scene, according to Sky Information.

Mr Maraj was taken to medical center but died on Saturday.

Police are now interesting for witnesses of the crash to come forward for their investigation.

The Murder Squad is investigating the case, but a very clear description of the suspect in the car has but to be furnished.

Minaj, 38, whose name is Onika Tanya Maraj, was born in Trinidad. She was elevated in Queens in New York.

Four months in the past, the star – known for hits Starships and Bang Bang – welcomed her initial boy or girl with spouse Kenneth Petty.

All through her career, she has been nominated for 10 Grammys and received five MTV Video Tunes Awards. She has the file for the most Billboard Hot 100 entries by a solo feminine artist.