Steve Lee, frontman of Swiss rock band Gotthard, dies in US highway accidentBy AP
Wednesday, October 6, 2010
Swiss rocker Steve Lee dies in US highway accident
GENEVA — The manager of Swiss rock band Gotthard says frontman Steve Lee has been killed in a highway accident in the United States.
Jan Bayati of German music management company Bottom Row says 48-year-old Lee died Tuesday in Nevada after a semitrailer crashed into a group of motorcycles on a slippery road.
Gotthard is one of Switzerland’s most successful bands, selling millions of albums and having played alongside Deep Purple, Whitesnake and Bon Jovi.
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