Dixie Chicks’ Founding Member Laura Lynch Dies in Tragic Texas Crash

Posted By Kaptain Kush

El Paso, Texas, mourns the loss of Laura Lynch, a founding member of The Dixie Chicks, who tragically lost her life in a head-on collision. The accident occurred on Friday around 5:45 p.m. local time when Lynch‘s eastbound vehicle was struck by another car attempting to pass in the opposite direction on U.S. Highway 62.

The Texas Department of Public Safety revealed that Lynch, 65, was pronounced dead at the scene, emphasizing that she was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash. The driver of the other vehicle, which caught fire, sustained non-life-threatening injuries and was transported to the hospital.

The Dixie Chicks, now known as The Chicks since their 2020 name change, expressed their shock and sorrow over Lynch‘s passing in an official statement. They fondly remembered her vibrant spirit and vital contributions to the band’s success.

Laura was a bright light…her infectious energy and humor gave a spark to the early days of our band,” the statement read. “Her undeniable talents helped propel us beyond busking on street corners to stages across Texas and the mid-West.”

Lynch, a group co-founder in 1989, served as the upright bass player and eventually took on singing duties. She contributed to three albums before departing, paving the way for Natalie Maines to join the band.

The tragic incident highlights the impact of Lynch‘s legacy in country music and beyond. The Dixie Chicks‘ heartfelt tribute reflects the deep sorrow fans and the music community feel.

Who is Laura Lynch?

Laura Lynch, whose real name is Laura Caroline Lynch, was a renowned American musician born in 1958 in El Paso, Texas, United States. She is a founding member of The Dixie Chicks, composed of Natalie Maines and siblings Martie Maguire and Emily Strayer.

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