8 dead at Astroworld Festival Friday night

HOUSTON, TEXAS – NOVEMBER 05: Travis Scott performs during 2021 Astroworld Festival at NRG Park on November 05, 2021 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Erika Goldring/WireImage,)

Eight people died and hundreds were injured on the first night of Travis Scott’s Astroworld Festival, authorities said.

The 2nd day festivities have been canceled.

Travis Scott has released the statement below: 

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(source: khou)