Contact Us

The Ghost Inside Involved in Deadly Tour Bus Crash [Updated]

Subscribe to KFMX FM on

[UPDATE 10:14 p.m.] The Ghost Inside has issued a statement that sheds more light on the condition of the band members. Read it now.

[UPDATE 6:51 p.m.] According to a GoFundMe page set up for The Ghost Inside, one of the two people who died in the crash was the band’s tour bus driver. He leaves behind a child.

[UPDATE 1:53 p.m.] According to David Summers, tour manager for the band The Wonder Years, The Ghost Inside band members, along with their crew, are alive.

However, no information is yet available concerning the exact extent of injuries, as well as the identities of the two people reportedly killed in the crash.

[Original story] We have very little information at this time, but Jay Ivie, a trucker, sent us pictures from the scene of an accident possibly involving the band The Ghost Inside.

This is unconfirmed information. At the time of publication, there is nothing on social media and there is nothing on the bands Facebook or Twitter pages.

This accident was on Hwy 180 about 24 miles East of El Paso heading towards the Guadalupe Mtns and 8 miles East of The Border Patrol Check Point.

Mr. Ivie messaged us that the band members had eleven members on the bus when it collided with a semi-truck. He reported that two occupants in the semi-truck were killed.

According to Mr. Ivie, three band members were pulled from the bus unscathed while he was on the scene, with eight more on the bus to be accounted for. He mentioned that this was the worst crash he’s ever seen.

The band had played Wednesday night (11/17) in Lubbock to a crowd of about 300 at Jake’s Backroom.

We will update this post with more information as we receive it. Our thoughts and prayers to everyone involved.

The Ghost Inside Bus Crash
Jay Ivie

Read More Music News

Listen Live to KFMX for Updates

Best of KFMX

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for THE BOMB SQUAD quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive THE BOMB SQUAD contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.