8 people died and 23 were injured during Travis Scott’s Houston concert at Astroworld Festival.
Madrid (European News). During the Astroworld Festival in Houston on the first night, at least eight people were killed and 23 others were injured.
Initial investigations reveal that the incident took place during Travis Scott’s first concert. A group of people got in front of the stage, and then “started to squeeze people in the first rows,” Samuel Penha, Chief of Houston Fire Department, explained.
Evidence suggests that at least 23 out of 300 victims who received emergency care from the medical centers in the disaster area were hospitalized. According to Peña, 11 of the injured were taken to the hospital due to cardiopulmonary arrest.
According to the fire chief, one injured person was in critical condition. It was a 10-year-old boy.