A high school YouTube star has out of the blue died from an ‘undetected therapeutic condition’, news came to his 1.8m followers with a blend of sadness and surprise.
Caleb Logan Bratayley, only 13, rose to fame alongside his family as star of a prevalent YouTube channel reporting the lives of an American crew.
In an announcement posted on Instagram Bratayley’s mom Annie said: “Tragically, tests have affirmed today that Caleb passed away from an undetected medicinal condition.
“Because of an overflowing of interest and individuals’ want to be a piece of his remembrance, we have chosen to live stream the service.”
Since the surprise declaration stunned adherents have been posting messages of sympathy by means of the family’s online networking records, with many commenting upon Caleb’s young age.