DMX Funeral Procession Arrives in Brooklyn

Temporary road closures were in effect in New York as a funeral procession for rapper DMX traveled from Yonkers to Brooklyn on Saturday, April 24.

DMX, born Earl Simmons, died aged 50 on April 9 following a heart attack.

Fans paid tribute to the rapper by traveling in a procession of bikes and cars to the Barclays Center, where a private service for family and friends was scheduled for 4pm. The New York Police Department said the road closures were in effect from 12pm.

This footage shows the procession arriving in Brooklyn on Saturday afternoon. Credit: @splashbk via Storyful

Video Transcript

[CAR HORNS]

[BIKE ACCELERATING]