Both members of the British band Her & # 39; s were killed in a car accident Wednesday in Arizona when they toured as part of a tour of the US, her record label confirmed.
Stephen Fitzpatrick and Audun Laading died in a car accident on their journey from one show in Phoenix to another in Santa Ana, California. Tour Manager Trevor Engelbrektson was also killed in the accident.
According to the Associated Press, a pickup truck and a van carrying the band collided head-on. The driver of the truck was also killed.
"We are all heartbroken," the band's band members Heist and Hit said in a statement posted on Facebook on Thursday.
"As humans, they were warm, gentle, and witty," said the Heist or Hit staff. "Every time they passed the office, it was an uplifting experience to say they were close Underestimating a friendship that was truly beautiful to witness, they loved each other like brothers. "
The indie duo" was one of Britain's most popular and up-and-coming bands, "said the label's staff.
Fitzpatrick and Laading had their debut album, Invitation to release their from last August.
They were on their second tour of North America, including shows in Toronto; Washington, D.C .; Brooklyn; Austin; and Seattle et al.
The sold-out show in Santa Ana was the penultimate show of the band in the US. A final show was scheduled for Thursday night in San Diego.
On her Facebook page, the love of her friends is shared by her travels
"It's almost time for the boys," she wrote in a post-Monday. "The US tour has been swimming so far."