TikTok celebrity Carl Eiswerth was killed in a car accident on Tuesday.
Eiswerth’s mother, Janet, confirmed the news to TMZ and described how her son and his friend were driving through an intersection in Pennsylvania at around 4:30 p.m. when they were hit by another car.
Eiswerth, who was in the passenger seat, passed away immediately from blunt force trauma, according to information provided by the Snyder County Deputy Coroner to local media station WKOK.
Following the collision, the state police were compelled to close Route 11 for nearly 4 miles.
Two memorial services are being planned by Eiswerth’s family, and both may be live-streamed so that followers may pay their respects to the late social media star.
Eiswerth gained popularity by posting on TikTok using the handle @team_carl_forever. At the time of his passing, he had more than 435,400 fans.
His mother told TMZ that they are still unsure of their plans for his social media accounts.
His TikTok profile featured videos of him going about his daily business, dancing to hit songs, and being open about issues like mental health. Additionally, he loved going “live” on TikTok, which he did just two days before passing away.
In his penultimate video before the live stream, he urged viewers to “come hang out with me, relax, listen to music, we’re going to have a great time happy Sunday I love you guys.”
In a final video before the live stream, he urged viewers to “come hang out with me, chill, listen to music, we’re going to have a great time happy Sunday I love you guys.”
Numerous followers expressed their condolences in the comment sections of his videos after hearing the news.
“Really gonna miss your positive words and seeing your face on here. Rest in peace, Carl. This world will be a little less bright without you around,” one person said in his last video.
Another person said, “Wow this seems unreal Carl your [sic] truly be missed you were an awesome sweet soul, and a loss for words sincerest condolences.”
“Damn, brother! This guy has the biggest heart on TikTok. So sad to see a guy that would spread positivity like Carl! “, a supporter added.
Hey bud, I’m going to miss ya, man. Another person chimed in, “Always acted happy in front of us and was always full of energy.