Allman Brother Drummer's Cause of Death Reported as Suicide
The world was in shock and awe yesterday after Butch Trucks, the drummer for the Allman Brothers Band, was reported dead. Trucks was 69-years-old and according to the Miami Herald, the cause of death was a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.
A frantic 911 call was received by presumably Trucks' wife. When the officers and paramedics arrived on scene he was still alive but died shortly after they tried to revive him. The incident occurred in the couples' Palm Beach, Fl. condo.