One man died and 23 individuals have been hospitalized after attending the Hard Summer music festival on August 4th and fifth in Fontana, Calif. at the Auto Membership Speedway.
Andrew Cole, 19, of Tracy, California, was pronounced useless at a neighborhood hospital Sunday evening. No trigger has been revealed, however authorities mentioned an post-mortem will likely be used to find out the reason for dying.
The 23 individuals hospitalized have been handled for varied medical points. Two girls stay within the hospital and proceed to obtain remedy. Eleven individuals have been arrested, principally for drug offenses, based on the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Division.
Greater than 80,000 individuals attended the occasion on Saturday, and greater than 70,000 attended on Sunday. The headliners for the occasion included Marshmello, Travis Scott, Louis the Baby and Rick Ross.
The festival’s organizers issued a press release. “It’s with nice unhappiness that now we have discovered a festival attendee has handed away following Hard Summer this weekend. We prolong our deepest sympathies to the person’s family members, and we ask that you just preserve them in your ideas. The well being and security of those that attend our occasions is Hard’s utmost precedence, and we take each measure to create a protected and gratifying surroundings. We have now no additional data at this time, however we encourage the neighborhood to return collectively, assist one another, and all the time look out for each other in gentle of this tragedy.”
The Sheriff’s Division mentioned lots of the hospitalizations and different medical points have been associated to the acute warmth, which reached over 100 levels.