A concert promoter is under investigation after the death of a Taylor Swift fan

A concert promoter is under investigation after the death of a Taylor Swift fan

Police in Rio de Janeiro have launched an investigation into the company that organized Taylor Swift’s concerts in Rio.


“It’s about the Brazilian company Time4Fun,” the channel writes. nbc.

They were the ones responsible for organizing Taylor Swift’s concerts in Rio, and the police will now look into whether they put people’s lives and health at risk.

Fans were not allowed to bring water to the concert despite a heat wave.

– The organizers will be summoned for questioning, and we are taking further steps to investigate the facts in the case, a police spokesman in Rio de Janeiro said in a statement.

Time4Fun has not yet commented on this issue.

On Friday night last week, 23-year-old Ana Clara Benevides lost her life when she attended Taylor Swift’s “Eras Tour” concert in Rio de Janeiro — the same day an intense heatwave swept through the city.

Brazilian authorities tell NBC that the investigation is not directly related to the death.

On tour: Taylor Swift will perform in Buenos Aires, Argentina on November 9.

Many of the approximately 60,000 concert attendees said it was extremely hot and there was a water shortage in the concert arena.

Fans’ water was confiscated before they entered the stadium, after many stood for hours in extreme temperatures.

Party organizer Time4Fun came on Instagram That the bottle ban was “a demand of public bodies”.

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Benevide’s father, Winnie Machado (53), said he is demanding an investigation into the events that led to his daughter’s death.

– Nothing will bring my daughter back, but I hope that if negligence is confirmed, someone will be punished, so that this does not happen to anyone else, he says in an interview with the Brazilian newspaper. Folha de São Paulo.


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