Assane Drame Obituary – Death: Assane Drame, who worked as LA Clippers video assistant has passed away. Assane Drame, of Blackwood, New Jersey died in a tragic car accident on Monday night. He was 26 years old.
The nature of this accident is not yet clear, as authorities are yet to release a statement regarding the crash.
No preliminary investigation into the cause of the accident has been reported. More details will include the cause of the accident, the condition of the victim before the accident, and whether alcohol was involved.
This is a developing story. We will give updates on the situation as we learn more.
Drame graduated from Lindenwold High School in 2013. He attended Rutgers University-Camden. In 2017, he also graduated from Rowan University with a degree in radio, television, and film.
He joined the Clippers in 2019 as a video intern and rose to video assistant.
Rest In Peace to the Clippers Video Assistant, Assane Drame
Only 26, gone too soon 🙏🏻😢
— ItsGoose (@Goosetharapper) September 30, 2021
Assane Drame, 26, is being remembered as a star student and dedicated friend and worker. He worked hard as a part of @RowanUniversity’s production team and landed a dream job producing video for the LA Clippers. He was killed in a car crash earlier this week. @6abc pic.twitter.com/INBzwtLuC4
— Trish Hartman (@TrishHartman) September 30, 2021
RIP #assanedrame. Thank you for always being my loyal employee and go to friend at Rutgers. I was so sad when you transferred to Rowan, but I was so happy for you when I saw you doing media at the Clippers. I will find our game crew picture, but for now, here’s to you. ❤️
— Rachel M. Hodge (@rachelmhodge) September 30, 2021