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Nicki Minaj's Father Robert Maraj Killed in Hit-and-Run Incident

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According to reports, the father of superstar Nicki Minaj--Robert Maraj has died at the age of 64 after being struck in a hit-and-run incident. 

Nassau County police noted that Robert Maraj was walking on the road between Raff Avenue and Roslyn Road around 6 PM Friday evening. Tragically, a vehicle that was heading northbound reportedly struck the man, and police noted that the car fled the scene right after.

Robert Maraj was taken to a hospital where he was in critical condition due to his injuries. However, Maraj passed away over the weekend due to his injuries. As of now, witnesses have not been able to identify the car or the suspect who drove the vehicle. The unfortunate passing of Nicki’s father was confirmed by Minaj’s team. Condolences to the family of Nicki Minaj.