Alaska Alaska Drummer Survives Fall and Impalement

Alaska Alaska w/ Nick Blossom on Drums
Alaska Alaska
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Drummer Nicholas Blossom from the band Alaska Alaska was seriously injured last night when he fell from a balcony was impaled on a spiked fence one floor below.

The incident happened at around 4 a.m. Saturday at a party in Chelsea. Police said Nicholas Blossom was intoxicated when he fell from a third-floor balcony onto the second-floor balcony of an adjoining building, landing head-first on the fence.

Rescuers used an electric saw to detach Blossom from the fence. He was taken to Bellevue Hospital, where he was in stable condition. [NBC New York]

This is really was one of the most disturbing types of accidents of I’ve ever heard of. Best of luck in your recovery man.