by / November 9th, 2009 /

!!! drummer dies in New York

!!! and The Juan MacLean, drummer Jerry Fuchs has died after an elevator accident in Williamsburg, New York.

Fuchs was at a fundraising party when according to sources at the party, he and a friend had attempted to leap over a gap between an elevator and the building’s fifth floor after a malfunction. He fell in the gap due to his clothing becoming caught on the elevator, falling down to his death. He was pronounced dead at 3:30am after being taken to Bellevue Hospital.