Glass Animals Cancel Tour After Drummer Hit By Truck While Cycling

'Miraculously, and thankfully, he is alive'

Glass Animals’ drummer Joe Seaward is recovering from a broken leg and a fractured skull after he was hit by a truck while cycling near Dublin, Ireland on July 2, the BBC reports. The good news is Seaward is on the mend following some medical procedures. The bad news is that the band has been forced to shelve their upcoming European and North American tour dates.

The band’s frontman, Dave Bayley, took to Facebook to update fans on Seaward’s recovery status and break the news that they won’t be making any public appearances any time soon.

dear all,
last monday my best friend, and our drummer joe was hit by a truck while on his bike here in dublin. his leg…

Posted by Glass Animals on Thursday, July 12, 2018

 

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