A A woman fell from an escalator to her death at the end of a Kenny Chesney concert in Denver, police and the concert venue said.
Corresponding the Denver Police Department‘s Twitter account, the woman sat on the railing of an escalator at Empower Field in Mile High on Saturday and fell onto the concourse below.
The woman’s age was not disclosed in the tweet.
“This is being investigated as an accidental death,” the tweet said.
In a statement, a spokesman for the Denver Police Department said the Denver Office of the Medical Examiner will release the victim’s name.
“I was devastated to learn of the loss of someone after our show. There was so much joy, so much heart from the people of Denver last night – and to hear that is heartbreaking,” Chesney said in a statement the Denver Post.
“Life is precious. Sharing music brings us together, and this love we share makes us so much more. There are no words for the lady who came to share this love. For the loss I mourn with them and for their friends and family.”
“We extend our deepest sympathy to the family of the woman involved in the tragic incident that occurred at the end of Saturday’s concert at Empower Field at Mile High,” the statement read on Sunday. account of the stadium has been published.
“Nothing is more important than the safety of our guests and the Stadium Management Company is in touch with the Denver Police Department as they investigate this unfortunate situation.”
https://www.nbcnews.com/pop-culture/music/kenny-chesney-devastated-woman-dies-escalator-incident-end-concert-rcna41287 Kenny Chesney is ‘devastated’ after a woman fell off the escalator and died at the end of his concert