Rock band Wormreich involved in crash that killed 3, police say

The passenger side was sheared off the van, trooper say. They are not sure if the passengers were wearing seat belts.

Trooper said the 12 people were members of two rock bands. One of the bands Wormreich, is from Spartanburg, South Carolina.

Another band, Kult ov Azazel, released a statement on its Facebook page regarding the crash.

Unfortunately tonight's show in Atlanta, GA will be canceled. The van carrying Wormreich and Khaotika was in a horrible...

Posted by Kult ov Azazel on Monday, April 6, 2015

"Unfortunately tonight's show in Atlanta, GA will be canceled. The van carrying Wormreich and Khaotika was in a horrible accident this morning. We cannot go into details due to respect to the families of the involved and we are sure details will soon be available through the other parties when the time is right. Our thoughts are with those involved and their families."

The victims lived all over the Southeast.

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