What Happened At Astroworld?

Astroworld was a 2-day festival held by Travis Scott where he would perform his album ‘Astroworld’. Unfortunately, the festival soon didn’t go to plan and tragedy struck.

Eight people lost their lives due to a mass casualty incident which led to people suffocating. The youngest victim being only 14 years old, more than 300 people were being treated in a field hospital set up by the festival.

Over the past few days there has been stories released by victims who were involved in the incident. Many claiming that more should have been done and that Scott’s security team could have helped prevent more casualties.

Travis Scott released a statement on twitter and the second day of the festival was cancelled:

But could more have been done to prevent the tragedies from occurring in the first place?

Violet-Skye Wray