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Country music star John Michael Montgomery cancels reveals after tour bus veered off interstate and overturned in Tennessee: Singer left with ‘damaged ribs and cuts’ following crash on his technique to his live performance
- The 57-year-old’s trailer hit an embankment after going off street on I-75 on Friday
- He was on target to look at a live performance in North Carolina later earlier than axing it
- Montgomery will miss one other present in New Braunfels, Texas on September 17
- Two different folks: William Salyer and Marc Wood have been additionally injured in the crash
- The bus titled onto its aspect after the accident, with its entrance home windows smashed
John Michael Montgomery was left injured with ‘damaged ribs and cuts’ together with two different passengers after his tour bus veered off street close to Jellico, Tennessee, whereas on his technique to his subsequent live performance in North Carolina.
The 57-year-old Country singer behind ’90s hits ‘I Love the Way You Love Me and ‘Sold’ notified followers in regards to the crash on his Facebook web page on Saturday, alerting them that he missed Friday’s live performance.
He will miss one other present in New Braunfels, Texas that was initially scheduled for September 17.
The artist’s official web site counsel that Montgomery’s return to stage will probably be on September 24 in Shipshewana, Indiana. William Salyer of Staffordsville, Kentucky, and Marc Wood of Frankfort, Kentucky, have been the 2 different individuals who got here out of the street accident injured.
‘Despite some cuts and damaged ribs, I’m doing nicely. I’ll take a while over the subsequent couple of weeks to heal and be again on the street quickly,’ Montgomery shared on social media. ‘I’m grateful to the medics and freeway patrol for his or her fast response to this troublesome scenario. Thanks to everybody for his or her considerations.’
The tour bus of nation singer John Michael Montgomery flipped to its aspect after it crashed onto an embarkment on I-75 close to Jellico, Tennessee, whereas the artist was on his technique to North Carolina for his subsequent live performance
The 57-year-old got here out of the incident with a number of ‘damaged ribs’ and ‘cuts’. He is at present recovering and will miss a live performance in New Braunfels, Texas, initially set on September 17
The singer was with two different passengers when the trailer veered to its aspect close to the Kentucky state line
Tennessee Highway Patrol, which the vocalist praised for its ‘fast response,’ stated in a report that Montgomery’s 2001 Prevost Featherlite bus was on heading south of I-75 when it swerved off-road.
The trailer then overturned after hitting an embankment close to the Kentucky border. At the time, solely Salyer was carrying a seatbelt, in keeping with USA Today.
Montgomery’s tour bus appears to have come out of the accident closely wrecked, because the car’s entrance home windows seem like shattered.
The coach’s inside additionally seems to be as if it had flipped, whereas the trailer’s exterior appears to have been broken by bushes and branches.
Montgomery has greater than 30 singles on Billboard nation charts and his music ‘Letters from Home’ was ranked at No. 24 on Billboard’s Hot 100 in 2004. Pictured: Montgomery performing throughout the Kentucky State Fair at Kentucky Exposition Center on August 24, 2022
Montgomery, who’s from Danville, Kentucky, lately appeared in Kentucky’s State Fairgrounds’ Texas’ Roadhouse Concert Series final month alongside along with his son, Walker, and Noah Thompson – the winner of American Idol Season 20 in May.
The singer’s brother was Eddie was a part of 90’s nation rock duo Montgomery Gentry. The group continues to be lively regardless of the demise of Troy Gentry – the opposite member of the band – who died in a helicopter crash in 2017.
Montgomery has greater than 30 singles on Billboard nation charts, of which seven have reached primary, together with ‘I Swear’, ‘Be My Baby Tonight’, ‘If You’ve Got Love’.
Several of the vocalist’s singles have featured in the Billboard Hot 100 with ‘Letters from Home in 2004’ being ranked the best at No. 24.