Lollapalooza attendee dies after being transported in critical condition

Festivalgoer’s Death Gun Arrest Near Grounds Attempted Security Breaches Among Issues At Lollapalooza This Year – CBS Chicago

Festivalgoer’s Death Gun Arrest Near Grounds Attempted Security Breaches Among Issues At Lollapalooza This Year – CBS Chicago

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An attendee of Lollaplooza has died after suffering a medical emergency during the festival.

The identity of the attendee and details surrounding their death have not yet been revealed.

According to Billboard, Saturday's death marked the second year in a row that a fan has died after attending the Chicago festival. Last year, a 16-year-old boy passed away due to an accidental overdose.

The third day of Lollapalooza brought reports Saturday afternoon of crowds of people breaching the fencing perimeter at various locations around Grant Park. In 2018, the event 160 medical transports, 34 administrative notices of violation and 12 arrests. One person was arrested for assaulting a paramedic outside the festival and another was detained after throwing a handgun into bushes.

To add insult into realistic injury some may have received while quickly hopping the fence, attempted gate crashers will be charged with criminal trespass.

Check out our complete coverage of Lollapalooza 2019.