Smashing Pumpkins Offer Condolences To Dead Fan's Family
LATEST: The Smashing Pumpkins have passed on their condolences to the family of a fan who died at their gig in British Columbia, Canada, earlier this week (24Sep07).
Kenny Leung died on Monday while crowd surfing at the rockers' comeback tour at the Pacific National Exhibition in Richmond. The 20-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.
In a statement released by their publicist, the group says, "The Smashing Pumpkins were deeply saddened to learn about the passing of a young man who attended their Vancouver show Monday night. As they and everyone else await news from the investigation into the nature of his passing, the band want to express their sincerest condolences to his family and friends."
An autopsy and toxicology report into Leung's death was carried out on Thursday (27Sep07), but the results will not be known for weeks.