The family of Michael ‘KiXSTAr’ Stockley has confirmed that the Rainbow Six Esports commentator has passed away. The young commentator’s fans are mourning the loss over Twitter. Here is all we know so far about the tragic accident.
Michael ‘KiXSTAr’ Stockley, 24 has recently passed away in a tragic car accident. Michael’s family has made the unfortunate announcement on the 13th of October. According to the initial reports Michael was found dead in his car on Pinehurst and Redwood roads in Unincorporated Alameda County on the 11th of October.
Police revealed that they were notified about the accident on Monday (October 11) at 9:23 p.m. As they arrived at the location, they spotted an overturned 2020 BMW 330i with the driver trapped behind the wheel.” The Oakland firefighters who were there for rescue checked on the driver and declared him dead.
Later on October 13, Alameda County sheriff’s coroner’s officials identified the dead driver as Michael. The news is also being confirmed by Michael’s family now. Here is more about the unfortunate incident.
How Did Michael ‘KiXSTAr’ Stockley Die?
The talented commentator Michael ‘KiXSTAr’ Stockley started his career at Rainbow Six Siege in the year 2016. Before becoming a commentator, he was known for his gaming skills and he also had won the NA Pro Leagues in his first season.
The initial reports of Michael’s passing were revealed by The East Bay Times. According to the initial findings, Michael had lost his life right at the time of the collision. He was found dead by the rescuers.
The news of his passing wasn’t confirmed until E-Sports commentator Parker Mackay shared the statement rolled by Michael’s family on social media platforms.
Parker took it to his Twitter account to share the awful news. The statement made by Michael’s family read, “On Monday, October 11 Michael “KiXSTAr” Stockley passed away unexpectedly. He had so much planned for the future, and he was looking forward to working with so many of you”.
They further added, “Michael worked hard to list up the R6 Siege community, and in turn, so many of you listed him up as well. We are grateful for the love and support that we have experienced from so many of you. Keep it going, pay it forward, and keep lifting each other up.”
His family also revealed that they were fortunate enough to be able to spend the last 20 months with him as he returned home due to the pandemic. He was also fond of traveling and was willing to travel all around the world.
What Happened To Michael ‘KiXSTAr’ Stockley?
As soon as KiXSTAr’s fans have received this tragic news, they have rushed to Twitter to extend their condolences and prayers towards his family.
Thousands of Michael’s fans are mourning his loss and they have started paying tribute to their favorite commentator and gamer.
The R6 Siege community is also mourning his loss. One Siege player revealed the news saying, “It is shocking news for the #R6 Siege community, Michael “KiXSTAr” Stockley, a popular caster and ex #Siege player was declared dead by his family and his casting partner Parker “Interro” Mackay. May he rest in peace.”
Another user wrote on Twitter, “Rip KiXSTAr. Your name will forever be remembered in the R6 community”
“R.I.P. Michael Stockley a.k.a. Kixstar #kixstar You were a solid one. Genuinely makes me upset to get this news”, wrote the third.
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This was all about the sudden passing of Michael ‘KiXSTAr’ Stockley and the cause of his tragic death. The star was just 24, at the time of passing. May his soul rest in peace.