Weezer's Rivers Cuomo injured in bus crash; Patriot Center concert canceled

rivers cuomoWeezer's Rivers Cuomo at this summer's Virgin Mobile FreeFest. (By Kyle Gustafson/FTWP)

Weezer frontman Rivers Cuomo was hospitalized with three broken ribs after a bus accident in upstate New York. According to the band's website, the bus hit a patch of black ice and fishtailed off the highway, injuring Cuomo and an assistant. CNN reports that Cuomo's wife, daughter, and a fifth passenger on the bus were uninjured.

Weezer's Wednesday concert at the Patriot Center has been canceled. According to promoter Live Nation, all refunds for purchased tickets can be made at point of purchase. Tickets purchased online and by phone will automatically be refunded.

By Chris Richards |  December 7, 2009; 10:52 AM ET Local News
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