Twin Shadow drummer in serious condition after tour-bus crash

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Twin Shadow has released a statement on the multi-vehicle crash its tour bus was involved in on April 17 in Aurora, Colo.
According to www.nbcnews.com, Twin Shadow’s tour bus hit one tractor-trailer, then another, in foggy weather. The crash also involved the tour bus of country band Thompson Square. None on that tour bus were hurt.
According to a statement from Warner Brothers, Twin Shadow drummer Andy Bauer is still in serious condition, while George Lewis, Jr., (Twin Shadow) will undergo reconstructive hand surgery some time this week.
Twin Shadow’s tour dates from April 21 through May 22 have been postponed.
The statement is below:
“Driving on Friday morning April 17th, Twin Shadow’s tour bus hit a tractor-trailer on Interstate 70 in Aurora, Colorado. The circumstances surrounding the accident are being investigated.

There were 12 people on the tour bus consisting of band and crew. Everyone was taken to two local hospitals. At this time both driver John Crawford and Twin Shadow drummer Andy Bauer remain hospitalized, in serious condition. George Lewis Jr. AKA Twin Shadow will be undergoing reconstructive hand surgery this week.

While everyone involved in the accident recovers, Twin Shadow are postponing tour dates scheduled for April 21- May 22nd.

The band and crew send a heartfelt thanks to everyone in Colorado and beyond who have helped through this difficult time.

We will update you as we have more information.”

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