In preparation for the concert at the O Son do Camino music festival in Monte do Gozo near Santiago de Compostela in the northwest of Spain, an accident occurred on Friday. As a result of the collapse of part of the scene, six people were injured.
The accident took place during the assembly of the roof of the concert stage for the O Son do Camino music festival held between 16 and 18 June.
The injured are the company’s employees who prepared the stage. As the authorities of the autonomous community of Galicia, the organizer of the festival, informed, the condition of one of the victims is very difficult.
According to the regional services, the police have already launched an investigation to determine the cause of the collapse of the metal structure.
The O Son do Camino festival is held every year on the initiative of the region’s authorities. Participation in this year’s edition of the event was announced, among others, by Liam Gallagher and The Chemical Brothers.
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