Bucky Covington‘s tour bus was involved in an accident on I-65 in Birmingham, Ala. on Thursday. A press release indicates that no one was seriously hurt, although a few passengers were taken to the hospital for examination.
Bucky Covington has always been known in Nashville as a “good guy,” but now he’s taking that to a whole new level. Covington has joined forces with “Help the Good Guys” — a charitable organization that honors and supports injured fire fighters, police officers and their families.
If it seems like Bucky Covington has been MIA the past few years it's because he has. After placing 8th on "American Idol" in 2006 and scoring 3 Top 20 hits in 2007 and 2008 he was suddenly cast adrift when his former record company folded. Now according to the Huntington (West Virginia) Herald-Dispatch he has signed with a new label and will releasing fresh material in an upcoming CD.