LOS ANGELES (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Chi Cheng, the bassist for the Deftones has been left in a coma following a car accident in Santa Clara on Monday, the Sacramento Bee has reported.
When reached by phone, Chino Moreno, the band's frontman, confirmed the news but would not elaborate.
"I don't know everything that's going on — I just know it's very serious," Moreno said. "I'm on my way to be with his family, I'm pretty freaked out about it."
The multi-platinum band has been working on their sixth studio album that was set for release in Spring 2009 on Warner records. – CelebrityAccess Staff Writers