Wormreich Two Band Members Confirmed Dead Following Georgia Car Accident;

Moribund Records has issued the following statement following widespread reports that three members of Wormreich were killed in a car accident on Monday, April 6th on I-85 southbound near Maysville Road in Jackson County, about 65 miles northeast of Atlanta:

“It is with heavy hearts that the staff of Moribund Records confirms that two members of Moribund recording artists Wormreich have been killed in a van crash early this morning while on tour, and one member remains in critical condition. Wormreich were in the midst of a North American tour with comrades Kult ov Azazel and Khaotika, driving southbound along I-85 in northeast Georgia when the driver of the 15-passenger van apparently fell asleep and the van veered off the highway, striking a tree on the passenger side. In the wreck, Wormreich guitarist Ian Andrew McKinney (aka Nazgul Vathran) and bassist Paul Truesdell were killed, while drummer Christopher P. Pezzano (aka Profana) was seriously injured and remains in critical condition, requiring surgery.”

A Facebook statement from Wormreich founder/vocalist/guitarist Christopher Earl Pyle (aka Vulk) reads:

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