US band in coach viaduct fall

A coach carrying nine people, including members of the US band Baroness, has crashed off a viaduct in Bath and fallen 30ft. Two people who were trapped are being treated for serious injuries. Seven others have relatively minor injuries.

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US band members remain in hospital after coach crash

Members of American band Baroness and their crew have been recovering from injuries sustained after their tour bus crash outside of Bath early on Wednesday morning.

Members of Baroness. Credit: Baronessmusic.com

The band issued a statement on their website today: "John Baizley has broken his left arm and left leg. Allen Blickle and Matt Maggioni each suffered fractured vertebrae.

"All three remain in the hospital as of this writing. Pete Adams has been treated and released from the hospital.

"Three of the five crew members who were on the bus have also been treated and released. One member is still undergoing testing. The driver of the bus remains in critical condition."

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