In a developing story, a mass stampede of fans at the third edition of Travis Scott‘s hotly-anticipated AstroWorld Festival in Houston, Texas has resulted in multiple deaths.
Full story below…
According to ABC13, multiple fans were trampled Friday afternoon at the NRG Park as hundreds rushed the event’s perimeter, knocking down metal detectors and a security screening area.
A press conference that currently underway confirms that 8 people have died.
Details are pending, but officials confirmed during a press conference that Travis Scott did completely cooperate with authorities and even stopped his portion of the show at a point.
There was a decision to then stop the show earlier than planned.
Stay tuned for further details.
there was ambulances literally inside the crowd at astroworld pic.twitter.com/nQIU6WrEgp
— ona (ෆ˙ᵕ˙ෆ)♡ (@onacasella) November 6, 2021
— Houston Fire Dept (@HoustonFire) November 6, 2021