Guns N’ Roses guitarist Richard Fortus in serious motorcycle crash | Music | Ent

Guns N’ Roses guitarist Richard Fortus has suffered serious injuries in a motorcycle crash.The rocker was hospitalized after a frightening accident on September 17, which left him with injuries including broken bones, a lacerated liver and concussion.The 48-year old is expected to make a full recovery, but he has pulled out of an upcoming tour with his other band The Dead Daisies.Fortus says in a statement, “On September 17, 2015, I was involved in a motorcycle accident. As a result, I broke my shoulder blade, collar bone, six ribs, a toe, I have a bruised lung, lacerated liver and a concussion. Amazingly, my doctors have assured me that I will make a full recovery. I have never missed a show in my entire career, and, unfortunately, I will have to miss the entire Australian and New Zealand leg of this tour.”I am devastated that I will not be able to play… (But) I am healing quickly and getting stronger by the day.”

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