Bob Burns (Lynyrd Skynyrd) Dead At 64

Sad news today. Original Lynyrd Skynyrd drummer, Bob Burns has tragically passed away at the age of 64, after crashing his car in Cartersville, GA. Tracey Watson, a patrol spokesperson, told the Patch that “the crash occurred about 11:56 p.m. April 3 when Burns was driving northbound on Tower Ridge Road and his vehicle left the westside of the roadway while approaching a right curve.” Watson went on to say that the drummer then hit a mailbox and a tree, while driving without a seatbelt.


R.I.P. Bob Burns