Actor Louie Rankin, who became known for his role as Ox in the movie “Belly” died in a fatal car crash in Ontario, Canada on Monday.

Rankin’s car collided with a transport truck on Highway 89, instantly killing him. The truck driver is alive and appeared to have no physical injuries, according TMZ.

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Rankin was also notably known as the Original Don Dada” and a dancehall and reggae artist who released “Typewriter” in 1992 which went on to became a mega hit and earned him a Grammy.

DJ Khaled also gave Rankin a salute.
“Bless up my brother @louie_Rankin
Friends 20 years friendship
from shottas and forever !
Love and prayers for your family

Long live LOUIE RANKING !
Love always my brother @louie_rankin !
Louie you are amazing FATHER !
BLESS UP LOUIE ! 🙏🏽🇯🇲 The legend LOUIE RANKING !”

Rankin’s executive assistant Jewlz Sykes, who he also shares children with wrote on Instagram:

“There are no words!!!!!!” Sykes captioned a post kissing Rankin. “Sleep with the angels my King!” she added.

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Rankin played drug kingpin Ox in Belly along with Nas and DMX.

Rankin was reportedly in Canada filming a movie.

“The Original Don DaDa On Set  🎥 Shooting A Major Movie In Toronto,” Rankin captioned a post with a video showing off stacks of cash in a bag.