Deftones bassist Chi Cheng released from intensive care

Cheng was involved in a car accident last November

Deftones bassist Chi Cheng has been released from intensive care after being involved in a car crash last November.

The bassist was in a coma following the incident on November 3 last year in Santa Clara, but since started recovery.

Updates of his recovery have been posted at, where fans have been donating money to go towards his medical expenses.

“His symptoms continue to improve,” a message on the site read. “So keep the prayers coming. They are obviously helping a great deal.”

Deftones are due to play this summer’s Reading And Leeds Festivals, which take place between August 28 to 30.