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Candy Guitarist Drew Stark Suffered Serious Injuries After Being Struck By A Car Last Week, GoFundMe Launched


Candy guitarist Drew Stark was struck by a car while walking down the sidewalk in Los Feliz, CA this past Wednesday, January 26th. He sustained compound fractures in both legs along with several other serious injuries that left him requiring multiple surgical procedures to help get him back on his feet. A crowdfunding campaign to help with his mounting medical bills was launched over at GoFundMe.

The following was said of the campaign:

“As some of you know, Drew and a friend were seriously injured Wednesday, January 26th in Los Feliz Ca. when struck by a vehicle while walking down the sidewalk of Hollywood Blvd in front of the Covell Restaurant. He sustained compound fractures in both legs among other serious injuries. Drew will be in the hospital for at least the next week for surgeries to repair the damage. However, we are anticipating a lengthy recovery and are looking to ease his financial burden over the next few months, so all he needs to concentrate on is getting back on his feet, literally. We thank you for your prayers and well wishes, all much appreciated.”

A subsequent update posted on January 28th reads:

“We are happy to report Drew had a successful surgery today. He may have problems with security checkpoints and metal detectors moving forward, but he’s one step closer to getting back on his feet. He has a couple more surgery’s this week, and a couple more weeks in the hospital Thank you all. Your love and generosity is overwhelming.”

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