The live stream post also confirms that the teenage YouTube star’s death was caused by “an undetected medical condition”.
They did not provide explanation of what the condition might have been, but instead asked their followers to “celebrate his life instead of focus on his death”.
In honor of their son’s passing, the Bratayleys posted a video of Caleb that was made one day before he died.
Caleb Logan of the Bratayley family died of natural causes.
In addition to announcing new details on Caleb’s mysterious death, the Bratayley’s announced a live stream memorial on Twitter and Periscope.
On Friday, the Brataylays took to Instagram to break the sad news to their fans that Caleb Logan passed away in their Maryland home of “natural causes”.
The Bratayley family will livestream their son’s funeral at 8 p.m. tonight “due to an outpouring of support and people’s hope to be part of his memorial”, they said.
Expressing gratitude towards Caleb’s supporters, his parents concluded the captioned by writing: “Thank you for all your kindness during this hard time”. “Fire Department personnel transported the juvenile to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased”, she added.
“Responding officers arrived and observed a juvenile male patient suffering from an unknown medical emergency”, Arundel said in a statement, as noted by Reuters.
Caleb Logan Bratayley, a member of the popular YouTube family, died Thursday. It’s unclear how much the family has been told, but it appears they know generally what triggered Caleb’s death.
The page’s popularity soon surged, reaching nearly 1,700,000 subscribers, and amassing more than 1 billion views.