Chi Cheng

 

 

Age: 42

 

Summary: musician best known as the original bassist and founding member of the Grammy-winning rock band the Deftones who had reportedly been in a coma for four years from major injuries suffered in a car accident after he was ejected from a car that collided head-on with another vehicle on Nov. 4, 2008 in Santa Clara, California.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from injuries resulted in a car accident

 

Born: August 15, 1970

 

Died: April 13, 2013

 

Location: Sacramento, California