Founding Hometown Boys member Bobby Martinez critically injured.
The Hometown Boys was critically injured in an auto accident today.
Tejano Wild West released a statement this afternoon saying the scheduled Hometown Boys live performance for Friday, March 8 was canceled.
The statement said Martinez, who is a founding member and bass player of The Hometown Boys, was involved in an accident that caused his vehicle to roll over.
Mr. Martinez was hospitalized in critical care pending emergency testing to find the severity of injuries sustained,” said the statement. “As of this release, no other information is available.”
The Hometown Boys released a statement via Facebook on Wednesday afternoon, “At this time We’d like to ask all of our friends, family and most of all fans to keep our bass player and manager Bobby Martinez in your prayers. As he was involved in a serious car accident yesterday afternoon. He is in critical condition at this moment. We do ask on behalf of The Familia Martinez and Hometown Boys to respect their privacy at this time. There will be further details and updates at a later date.”