Ex-Iggy Pop Drummer Killed In Hit And Run

Former Iggy Pop drummer Alex Kirst was struck and killed by a hit and run driver on Thursday, January 13, in Cathedral City, California. He was on his way to the store to buy cigarettes. Witnesses report that he was struck by a white or light-colored Chevrolet Tahoe or GMC Yukon. The vehicle will likely have front-end damage and a broken headlight. Local police are asking for any information from the public. Kirst was born in Canada, and had Dual citizenship to the US. He also played for LA band The Nymphs. Kirst was 47. If you have any information, please call 760-202-2416.