School Of Rock Kevin Clark Dies At Age 32

The young American actor and musician died after being hit by a car on the streets of Chicago.

Actor Kevin Clark, best known for playing drummer Freddy “Spazzy McGee” Jones, in the famous movie ‘School Of Rock’, directed by Jack Black, was run over and died of complications from the accident he suffered while riding his bicycle in Chicago, Illinois, United States. 

According to the local media Chicago Sun Times, and TMZ, the actor died at the age of 32 after being run over by a Hyundai Sonata around 1:20 a.m. in the early hours of this Wednesday. 

The accident occurred in the 2600 block of North Western Avenue, authorities said. 

Paramedics found the musician and actor on Logan Boulevard and took him to the Illinois Masonic Medical Center, where he died at 2:04 a.m., according to the Chicago Fire Department and the Cook County Medical Examiner’s Office. 

Kevin’s sister said he was biking home at the time of the accident. Police said a 20-year-old woman was driving the car that struck and killed Kevin Clark. They added that the woman was not arrested, but that she has been summoned to clarify the case.

Clark lived in Lake View East and had played in several bands, including his most recent project, Jessie Bess and the Intentions, which had its first live show last Saturday, according to his mother, Allison Clark.

The actor played a drummer “Freddy ‘McGee’ Jones” in the School of Rock comedy film, released in 2003 and starring Jack Black.

Amelia Warner– After graduating from NYU with a master's degree in history, She was also a columnist for many local newspapers. Amelia Warner mostly covers Entertainment topics, but at times loves to write about movie reviews as well.

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