Dropkick Murphys Show Canceled After Band's Bus Involved in Fatal Accident

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A pedestrian ran out in front of their vehicle while the band was driving to Tulsa

The punk band Dropkick Murphys canceled a show after their tour bus hit and killed a pedestrian.

The band had played Saturday night in San Antonio, Texas, and was heading to Tulsa, Okla., when a man ran out in front of the bus. The band, whose music was featured in the 2006 film The Departedannounced on Facebook that the man died.

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The incident took place north of Austin at 3 a.m. on Sunday morning, according to The Boston Globe.

"We were left with a driver that has been severely shaken up by the accident and a bus too damaged to continue onto Tulsa," the band wrote. "Police suspect a suicide."

All tickets for Sunday's canceled show at Cain's Ballroom in Tulsa will be refunded.

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