MADRID Tragedy kills three youth at a Halloween party

MADRID Tragedy kills three youth at a Halloween party

Madrid : Spain | Nov 01, 2012 at 12:59 PM PDT
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The accident happened when a mortar had been fired at the Madrid Arena stadium, which was being used to house the party. The scare caused rush and crush

Three youths aged 18 and 25 died in the early hours of Thursday, 1 at a Halloween party in Madrid, Spain. According to police, the victims were crushed by a human avalanch

Two people were injured. The tragedy happened when a mortar had been fired at the Madrid Arena stadium, with a capacity for 10 000 people, which was being used to house the halloween party. Because of the scare, a 'tide of people' ran toward the only exit available site.

According to a report of youths who witnessed the moment, many people were sandwiched, trampled and were crying too. The police operation to clear the site only ended at 7 am. An investigation was opened to investigate the case.

The party named "Thriller Music Park" intended to celebrate halloween Arena stadium in Madrid with electronic music. Witnesses have said that the local people would have received more than its capacity.

Fury60 is based in Cairo, Kairo, Egypt, and is a Reporter on Allvoices.
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