Keyboard Idol contestant Chris Afelete Tamakloe is reported to have passed away in an accident on Saturday.

The 14-year-old was said to have died in a car crash on his way home after the Keyboard Idol contest.

Sympathisers and dedicated fans went on social media to share their deepest condolence to the family of the deceased.

“Aww Chris…such a talent to leave this world rather the saddest way. Rest well, Chris.

“You left a legacy and you’ll be remembered. My condolences to the family and all those who have come to love you. Rest well Chris Afelete Tamakloe.

“When your life’s work is flattened in a reckless moment that could have been saved…Rest well, Star. #RIPChrisTamakloe”.

He was among the final 10 contestants who made it through the final selection process.

Chris Afelete was the second contestant to perform on Keyboard Idol on Saturday.