D:\ Drive is not accessible - The request failed due to a fatal device hardware error

HELP! I cannot access My Passport. I keep getting this error message in attempting to open.

**D:\ Drive is not accessible **
The request failed due to a fatal device hardware error

you can follow the instructions provided in the link that might help you to resolve the issue.

https://www.easeus.com/storage-media-recovery/drive-is-not-accessible-access-is-denied.html