Drummer Jerry Fuchs Falls Down Brooklyn Elevator Shaft, Dies
Fuchs, Christian name Gerhardt, had attended a benefit for The Uniform Project at 338 Berry in Brooklyn and got stuck between the fourth and fifth floors in an elevator, of which fact he informed friends before trying to jump out; according to another guest who had been stuck with him and successfully escaped, Fuchs' clothing got caught on something as he made his attempt, which sent him down the shaft.
The Post notices that another !!! drummer, Mikel Gius, was fatally run down while bicycling in Sacramento in 2005.