MCR Guitarist Frank Iero Involved In Major Bus Collision In Sydney CBD

Musician Frank Iero, perhaps best known for his work as guitarist for My Chemical Romance, was involved in a major traffic accident in Sydney’s city centre this afternoon.

Channel 9 reports Iero, who is currently touring Australia with his band frnkiero andthe patience, was present when a public bus rammed into the back of the group’s tour van on Park Street around 4pm.

While Iero escaped injury, three people were injured in the accident. It is believed the van was parked in a bus lane at the time of the accident, and one witness described seeing a man being “collected” by the bus. 

A helicopter ambulance was deployed to the scene, and two victims are undergoing treatment at St Vincent’s Hospital, with the other currently at Sydney Eye Hospital.

Metro Theatre and Live Nation informed ticketholders to tonight’s show that the performance has been cancelled. 

We’ll update this story as it develops. 

Source: Channel 9 / Twitter / Channel 7. 
Photo: Jeff Kravitz / Getty.