Herschel Guy Beahm IV aka Dr Disrespect, who is one of the biggest streamers globally, recently revealed that he suffered a car crash. It left his classic red Lamborghini totalled.
The 38-year old streamer took to Twitter to notify fans about the alarming incident.
According to the tweet, one of his Lamborghini tires blew out, which saw it crash into a BMW dealership. The streamer suggested that he was in control, which might've saved him from some frightening consequences.
However, his tweet's key takeaway was that he ended up buying a brand-new Alpina B7 as the Lamborghini's replacement.
He also offered fans a glimpse of his gorgeous new set of wheels in response to fellow streamer Trainwreck's tweet.
Here's how the exchange went on Twitter:
Dr Disrespect's original tweet seemed to be laced with sarcasm, but it did have some fans worried.
Twitter was abuzz with reactions, as a section of concerned fans enquired about h health. Others marvelled at the stunning new addition to his gallery of luxury cars.
Twitter reacts to Dr Disrespect's new car- An Alpina B7
Dr Disrespect is known for his love of luxury cars. The Lamborghini is often touted as his personal favourites and has been integral to his larger than life persona.
Crashing into a BMW dealership does comes across as a little far-fetched and coincidental. This incident also brings back memories of his car crash hoax last year, where a realistic VFX video created hysteria online.
Here are some other reactions on Twitter:
With the purchase of the Alpina B7, Dr Disrespect continues to expand his enviable collection of cars.
Today, he is one of the most popular streamers globally. Despite having received an unceremonious Twitch ban that remains shrouded in mystery, the streamer has been able to dominate YouTube with his highly entertaining streams.
This incident isn't likely to slow him down.
Published 31 Dec 2020, 19:37 IST