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Speed Crush, a singer, Lindsey Lagestee is dead after being struck by a car

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Lindsey Lagestee, the lead vocalist and a founding member of the Midwest country band, Dixie, Crush, has passed away. They were about 25.

The singer made her way to a concert they were playing at Firewater Saloon in Chicago on Feb. 14, when she was struck by a vehicle and Speed to Crush a member of Jim Nonneman told Taste of Country on Thursday.

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“They had just parked a few blocks down to the club and we were scheduled to play,” he said. “They have left the area in her pick-up truck and made her way to the hall when she was hit by a car.”

Legestee succumbed to her injuries on Monday, the band confirmed in a post shared on Facebook on Wednesday.

“It is the heaviest of hearts, we share that, Lindsey Renee, passed away on Monday due to complications from the accident of last Friday,” the band wrote in a statement to his supporters.

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According to the statement, the band has played over 250 shows in the last couple of years, and Lagestee dealt with each and every one of them is the same.

“It didn’t make any difference to the us military and security, whether we were playing to 40,000 people at the Arlington race Track, and a few of the thousands of people at Parkway Bank Park at Rosemont, a few hundred people at a community festival, or 25 players at 1:00 pm at the a club, military and security to the fullest of every moment on the stage and put her heart and soul into every song, every show,” read the statement.

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“It’s an incredible performer and a great friend, and the best member of the band, Lindsey was a caring, loving daughter, Linda, and Vaughn, a compassionate sister, Lauren, Carrie, and Samantha, a loving aunt to Andrew, Colin, Danielle, Alexander, and Amber, and a wonderful friend to Kevin,” the note added.

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In addition to a talented musician in the Chicagoland native was also published as a pharmacist, and held her PharmD a doctorate from Midwestern University, according to her obituary.

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