Alex Kirst, Iggy Pop Drummer, Dies in Hit-and-Run
Tragic news out of the music world this week: Alex Kirst, a drummer best known for his work with Iggy Pop's Trolls, has been killed in a hit-and-run. He was 47.
The musician was struck by a vehicle in Cathedral City, California on January 13. Says Sgt. Paul Herrera: "We have no evidence of any braking. [The driver] made no attempt to stop and fled the scene."