** UPDATE: Valencia have issued their own statement. Head here to check it out.
On September 30, former Valencia drummer Maxim Soria was killed in a motorcycle accident in Warwick, PA. According to PhillyBurbs, he died shortly after losing control of his motorcycle and hitting a guardrail. Soria was 28.
The drummer played on both 2005’s ‘This Could Be a Possibility’ and 2008’s ‘We All Need a Reason to Believe.’ In 2009, he left Valenica to pursue other interests.