The casket carrying the physique of Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins, who was discovered lifeless Friday at a lodge in Colombia, was seen being loaded onto the band’s airplane for the somber flight back to the US, pictures present.
The chartered Boeing 757 took off from Bogota and landed in Los Angeles on Tuesday evening, according to the Daily Mail, which printed the photographs from the El Dorado International Airport.
Gus Brandt, the tour supervisor, remained in Colombia after the opposite band members returned to the US a day after the 50-year-old musician was discovered lifeless on the Four Seasons Casa Medina, the outlet reported.
On Tuesday, the Foo Fighters introduced that they’ve canceled their remaining exhibits in gentle of the premature demise.
“We’re sorry for and share in the disappointment that we won’t be seeing one another as planned,” they mentioned. “Instead, let’s take this time to grieve, to heal, to pull our loved ones close, and to appreciate all the music and memories we’ve made together. With Love, Foo Fighters.”
Hawkins was discovered unresponsive in his lodge room earlier than the band was scheduled to play a present in Bogota on Friday. From there, that they had deliberate dates all through the Americas and Europe.
He had reportedly complained of chest pains earlier than going alone to his room.
Medical authorities in Colombia have acknowledged that Hawkins had apparently suffered from an enlarged coronary heart muscle, probably main to cardiac arrest, and likewise reportedly had 10 completely different medicine in his system on the time of his demise.
Forensic specialists throughout an examination discovered Hawkins’ coronary heart weighed “at least 600 grams,” double the common of 300 to 350 grams (three-quarters of a pound), the Daily Mail beforehand reported.