16 Dead After Vent Collapses At South Korea K-Pop Concert
Fans gathering to watch girl band 4Minute fell more than 60 feet when a grate collapsed beneath them.
Sixteen people have died during a pop concert in Seongnam, South Korea, after a ventilation grate collapsed beneath their feet on Friday, Yonhap News Agency reported.
The victims of the accident were among 700 people who had gathered to watch an outdoor concert by girl band 4Minute in the city, which is just south of Seoul.
The accident took place at at Pangyo Techno Valley — a complex used by tech firms — at around 5:53 p.m. local time (4:53 a.m. ET), Yonhap News Agency reported.