Electric Light Orchestra Founder Killed By Bale of Hay (Top Story)

12/28/2010
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Electric Light Orchestra Founder Killed By Bale of Hay was a top story in September. Here it is again as we recap 2010: Nightwatcher had this tragic news: Mike Edwards, a founding member of Electric Light Orchestra, has died in a freak accident involving a bale of hay. The cellist was killed on the A381 in Devon on Friday, Sept. 3, in an incident in which a bale of hay hit the van he was driving, reports the BBC.

Police are investigating if the runaway bale of hay weighing at 600kg rolled off a tractor from a farm close to the road. Edwards' van swerved and hit another vehicle but the other driver escaped the incident uninjured.

Police said they used YouTube clips and photos of Edwards to identify the 62-year-old but they are still trying to find his family to help formally identify the body. - more on this story

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