Eight killed after crowd surge at US music festival – BBC News

At least eight people have died and scores of people have been hurt after a crowd surge on the opening night of a music festival in Houston, Texas. Panic broke out after the crowd began to press towards the front of the stage at rapper Travis Scott’s Astroworld Festival, emergency officials said. Eleven people were… Continue reading Eight killed after crowd surge at US music festival – BBC News

At least 8 people were killed and several injured at Astroworld Festival 2021 in Houston

At least eight people died and several were injured during mass chaos at the Travis Scott concert at the Astroworld Festival in Houston Friday night, Fire Chief Samuel Pena confirmed. He said about two dozen people were rushed to Houston hospitals and at least 11 of them were in cardiac arrest when they were transported.… Continue reading At least 8 people were killed and several injured at Astroworld Festival 2021 in Houston

US: At least eight killed in crush at Astroworld music festival

At least eight people were killed and dozens injured during the first night of rapper Travis Scott’s Astroworld Festival in Houston, Texas. The performer, who created and launched the event in 2018, said he was devastated by Friday’s incident and promised “total support” to the police. Al Jazeera’s Heidi Zhou-Castro reports. – Follow us on… Continue reading US: At least eight killed in crush at Astroworld music festival