According to The Press-Enterprise
, SUICIDE SILENCE
frontman Mitch Lucker
died this morning (Thursday, November 1) after sustaining injuries in a motorcycle crash Wednesday night.
The Orange County coroner's office said Lucker
was pronounced dead at 6:17 a.m. Thursday at UCI Medical Center in Orange County.Lucker
was hospitalized after a motorcycle accident shortly before 9 p.m. Wednesday.
The 28-year-old singer lived in Huntington Beach but grew up in Riverside, California.
At approximately 7:00 p.m. West Coast time Wednesday night, Lucker
tweeted a photo of himself presumably dressed up for Halloween festivities (see below) with the caption, "The dead are living..."Lucker
broke his elbow in late August and subsequently developed an infection related to the injury. SUICIDE SILENCE
recently inked a deal with Nuclear Blast Entertainment
, the new division of Nuclear Blast
formed by Nuclear Blast
owner Markus Staiger
and former Roadrunner
A&R chief Monte Conner
Image below: Lucker
's final tweet, posted at approximately 7:00 p.m. West Coast time on Wednesday, October 31