Tragedy at Linkin Park CT

  • One person has died as a result of injuries sustained when a temporary scaffolding collapsed at the Linkin Park concert at Cape Town Stadium due to high winds. (Don't Party, online)
  • It is believed the woman passed away at Christiaan Barnard Memorial Hospital in the city bowl. (Dylan More, Twitter)
  • Nineteen people were left injured by the accident with 12 requiring hospitalisation. (ER24, Twitter)
  • The temporary structure was a "branding activation" and located next to the stadium forecourt on the Cape Town CBD side of the venue. (Shelley Christians, Times Live)
  • The concert went ahead as officials secured the affected area. (The Next 48 Hours Cape Town, Twitter)