Kenny Chesney mourns a woman who died at a Denver party

Kenny Chesney

Kenny Chesney. Charles Sykes / Invision / AP / Shutterstock

A terrible loss. Kenny Chesney Mourning a woman who died after falling from an escalator Saturday, July 30, at a concert in Denver, Colorado.

Chesney, 54, said in an official statement issued to Denver Post an Sunday, July 31. “There was so much joy, so much heart coming from the residents of Denver last night – and hearing this is heartbreaking.”

The country star He continued, “Life is precious. Sharing music brings us together and this love we share makes us so much more. For the lady who came to share this love, there are no words. For the loss of her friends and family, I feel sad for them and for them.”

According to a Denver Police spokesperson, Nat MagiThe accident happened after show At about 10:52 p.m. local time at Empower Field in Mile High, the home of the Denver Broncos. The woman was allegedly sitting on an escalator before the fall and her identity has not yet been publicly revealed. It is currently unknown if she was taken to hospital or died on the field.

Denver police reported the accident as an “accidental death” at the time, denying the suggestion that the woman had been pushed or pushed before the fall.

“As far as I understand, there was none of that, it was just an accidental fall, I don’t think anyone pushed it or anything like that,” said Maggie. Denver Post Sunday. Following his statement, the Denver Police Department’s official Twitter account clarified that “if circumstances are deemed suspicious, we will update information on the matter.”

The stadium management company also shared a statement. “We express our deepest condolences to the loved ones of the woman involved in the tragic incident that occurred at the end of Saturday’s party at Empower Field in Mile High,” Wrote via their official Twitter after the tragic event. “Nothing is more important than the safety of our guests, and the stadium management company is in contact with the Denver Police Department as they are investigating this unfortunate situation.”

This is just the latest tragedy in the recent concert-goers’ fatal attack. Last month, a man named Hugo Sanchez Died after losing his balance on an escalator in Philadelphia’s Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania – The Weeknd The first official stop on his ongoing US tour.

After the accident, Philadelphia police told daily Mail His fall appears to have been accidental, with ‘no suspicion of fault’. Sanchez was 32 years old.

In November 2021, Travis Scott The Astroworld Festival in Houston, Texas, also killed nine attendees and injured more after a crowd rushed to the stage.

The accident occurred at a completely sold-out outdoor festival, which was held at NRG Park. During the performance of the 29-year-old “Sicko Mode” rapper, the audience rushed forward and caused a mass accident.

A source close to the investigation said us weekly At a time when the incident was “out of panic because people were running for safety,” adding, “The Quick response from Astroworld Undoubtedly, the security and staff on site saved more people from getting hurt or worse.”

during the show, Scott paused “Three times” to ask what happened, according to one source.

“He has asked everyone in the area to go help them and bring them to the front,” said an insider. we. “As soon as they knew what was happening, they ended the show in the interest of public safety.”

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