One of the tour buses for Dancing with the Stars: Live! Light Up The Night
was involved in a fatal multi-vehicle crash in Ames, Iowa on Monday, February 5. At least one person has died while five people were critically injured in the traffic accident which took place amid the snowstorm and involved at least 50 vehicles, as confirmed by the Iowa State Patrol to E! News
"One of the tour buses transporting cast and crew of Dancing with the Stars: Live! Light Up The Night
was involved in a multi-car accident this afternoon due to bad weather while en route to Ames, Iowa. All cast and crew members are fine, with some recovering from minor injuries," a spokesperson for Dancing with the Stars: Live! Light Up The Night
said in a statement.
"Given this unforeseen accident, and the fact that the safety and health of our cast and crew is of the utmost importance, tonight's show at Stephens Auditorium in Ames, IA has been cancelled," the statement continued. "To anyone involved in the accident, the entire cast sends their best wishes for a speedy recovery, and their deepest apologies to all of the fans who have been waiting to see the show tonight. Information regarding rescheduling and/or refunds will be available soon."
Jordan Fisher, who won Dancing with the Stars season 25 and is currently a part of the tour, updated his social media to react about the accident.
Besides Fisher, the Dancing With the Stars Tour also includes Frankie Muniz, as well as pro dancers Sharna Burgess, Jenna Johnson, Alan Bersten and Hayley Erbert, just to name a few.
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