At slightest 14 Backstreet Boys fans have been harmed after a steel structure during an outside unison venue collapsed in a charge in a US state of Oklahoma.
Staff were evacuating fans when sleet and winds of 70-80mph (113-128 kph) knocked over a unison opening trusses, a venue pronounced in a statement.
All of a people harmed were taken to hospital. Two have given been released.
In a tweet, a US rope cancelled a show, saying: “We never wish to put a fans in harm’s way.”
The venue hosting a concert, WinStar World Casino and Resort, pronounced in a matter that it had asked a congregation to find preserve from a charge during about 1700 internal time (2200 GMT) on Saturday after lightning was speckled within 4 miles of a site.
“However, about 150 congregation who were station in line for a Backstreet Boys unison did not mind staff’s warnings,” it continued.
When a charge hit, it knocked over trusses and a opening collapsed on tip of them. The casualties were treated during a stage and ecstatic to circuitously hospitals.
One fan, who pronounced she witnessed a occurrence unfold, tweeted video display puncture vehicles during a scene:
A internal contributor also tweeted images from a site:
After a incident, a Backstreet Boys pronounced they would try to reschedule a concert.
The venue also pronounced it would be deferred for a after date.
Band member Kevin Richardson progressing tweeted that a uncover had been sole out with 12,000 fans expected.
Before a preference was done about a show, associate rope member Nick Carter pronounced reserve contingency come first.