Dead & Company fan dies after falling off balcony at New…


A man has passed on subsequent to tumbling off a gallery at a Dead and Company show in New York.

On Friday (August 20), a gig-participant tumbled to his demise at Citi Field – the home of the New York Mets ball club – while attempting to do a flip on an overhang during the break of the band’s show.

As indicated by the New York Post, police said the man, who was in his 40s, plunged somewhere close to 30 and 50 feet around 9 pm and arrived on concrete. He was taken to New York’s Presbyterian Queens Hospital, where he was articulated dead.

Police sources told the distribution that the man was potentially impaired when he took the lethal tumble from the fifth floor.

“I heard individuals going ‘ahhh’ and see individuals running. I said ‘brother, somebody took a screwing header,” one fan disclosed to The Post.

Show goer Sean Egan added: “We saw somebody tumble from this edge. We see something fall and we heard him hit the ground.

“It’s horrible,” Egan said. “I wish I didn’t witness it.”

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A driver working external Citi Field said he saw the man “flip” before he fell and pummeled into the ground.

“He was inert and he hit the ground head first. It was absolutely impossible that he endure,”  the driver, who just gave his first name, Dan, revealed to The Post. “He was excessively tanked. You could smell it.”

“His sibling came ground floor and discovered he bounced,” Dan added. “His sibling was with him. He was crying.”

Dead and Company is a supergroup comprised of individuals from Grateful Dead, John Mayer, Oteil Burbridge, and Jeff Chimenti. They started off a 31-date visit recently.

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