Jhonn Balance Dies At 42

(CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Jhonn Balance, founder of the ‘80s group Coil, died following a tragic accident in his home November 13.

According to a statement on the band’s website, he was “under the influence of alcohol [when] he fell from the first floor landing, hitting his head on the floor some 15ft below.” The unconscious Balance was found by band member Peter "Sleazy" Christopherson who heard the fall from another room. Despite being rushed to the hospital, he never regained consciousness and died shortly thereafter.

Friends and family are putting together a book of condolences. Contributions to the book can be sent to bookofcondolence@thresholdhouse.com –by CelebrityAccess Staff Writers