Sir Kipsta dead: YouTube star tragically dies during heart surgery aged 17
YouTube star Sir Kipsta has tragically died at the age of 17 after unsuccessful heart surgery, his sister has announced.
The social media star had told his fans he was undergoing the operation ahead of the surgery, warning fans he may not make it.
A Manchester United super fan, real name Alex Dragomir, wrote on Twitter: "Going in for a life-saving procedure. If it don't work, then it's been a great time people.
"Thank you for all you've done for me," his final message concluded.
A GoFundMe page had been launched to raise funds for the operation after suffering heart failure.
The page said his condition "has gotten worse over the years to the point where he's had to come into hospital where he'll be living until he gets a heart transplant."
His sister later updated his fans, writing: "Hello, as you all might already know my brother passed away today.
"He had a very hard operation which lasted 7 hours but his heart couldn’t take it anymore, he was too weak to survive.
"Heaven gained another angel. He was …
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