Stampede at Roots Picnic injures five in Philadelphia

Stampede at Roots Picnic injures five in Philadelphia


>>THIS EVENING IN FAIRMONT PARK CHAOS ERUPTED AT THE MANN CENTER. HUNDREDS WERE SEEN RUNNING FROM THE VENUE SPREADING PANIC. TRISH HARTMAN IS IN THE SATELLITE CENTER. YOU NOY WHAT STARTED ALL OF THIS?>>WE HEARD THE SAME STORY FROM MANY FANS. THEY WERE LISTENING TO THE CONCERT WHEN THE MUSIC CUT AND PEOPLE STARTED RUNNING.>>THIS VIEWER VIDEO SHOWS THE MOMENTS BEFORE THE INCIDENT. RAPPER 21 SAVAGE IS PERFORMING AND THEN PEOPLE NOTICE SOMETHING HAPPENING AWAY FROM THE STAGE, AND THEN, CHAOS. THIS VIDEO SHOT BY A CONCERT GOER SHOW PEOPLE RUNNING FROM THE PICNIC CENTER IN PHILADELPHIA PARK. SOMEONE IN THE CROWD SAID SOMEONE HAD A GUN AND THAT STARTED THE STAMPEDE.>>I WAS SITTING ON THE BLANKET AND YOU LEADER SCREAMS. I WAS SITTING DOWN AND THEY STARTED RUNNING.>>FIVE PEOPLE WERE INJURED AND TAKEN TO HOSPITAL. ONE PERSON SUFFERED A BROKEN LEG.>>WE WERE TOLD TO RUN TO THE SIDE AND GET OUT QUICK AS POSSIBLE.>>THIS PHOTO SHOWS PART OF THE FENCE KNOCKED DOWN AFTER THE CROWD RUSHED THROUGH. WITHIN THE HOUR, THE CONCERT WAS BACK ON.>>IT WAS INTENSE.>>PEOPLE LEFT THEIR PURSES PHONES. THEY CAME FROM NORTH CAROLINA. THEY SAID THEY WERE DONE FOR THE NIGHT.>>I’M NOT DONE WITH PHILLY, BUT I’M DONE FOR THE PICNIC.>>A SPOKESMAN SAID SOMEONE WITH A MEDICAL ISSUE CAUSED T THE

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