Jada Smith has died, according to a statement posted online on June. 4, 2020.
A 21-year-old Teaneck native was killed when she got out of her car following a crash on Route 95 in Fort Lee late Wednesday and was struck by a tractor-trailer.
Jada Smith was pronounced dead at the scene after CPR efforts failed, responders said.
The following are some tributes posted on social media to honor the life and the legacy of the deceased.
Laura Bryan wrote
I can’t believe I’m writing this I can’t believe the phone call none of this is real to me ; yesterday you made a major move & today you are no longer here I remember your sister always talking highly of you & her little sisters & how she wanted the best for all her siblings :
she literally sat here yesterday & congratulated you on your accomplishments & the first time I met you I understand why she adored you ‘ you was just so sweet & I’m always sneaking you the spliffy lol omg Jadaaaaaa 😩 im sickkkkkkkkkk ,we can’t ketch a break 🙏 yalll pray for my bestfren Shanice Smith hold her uppppppp God 😢 RIP BABYGIRL Jada Smith
Riv Naydado wrote
nsmfh I cant even believe I’m writing this it’s too soon rip my jayda bayda I watched This little girl grow up to become such a beautiful young woman !
And to understand this I just can’t even take it throw the whole 2020 away !!! Idgaf I will never forget about your sweet little smile and face your mother is like a big sister to me you was my niece 😢 we became blood along time ago you loved your nay nay !! This is just a nightmare to even hear such bad news this is the jada I will always remember love you Jada Smith