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Man Dies After Falling During Weeknd Concert

32-year-old Hugo Sanchez was sitting on an escalator handrail when he lost his balance and fell 40 feet

Hugo Sanchez dies at Weeknd concert in Philadelphia
Hugo Sanchez, photo via CBS 6 Philly
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    A 32-year-old man fell to his death during The Weeknd’s concert at Lincoln Financial Field in Philadelphia on Thursday, July 14th.

    CBS 3 Philly reports that the man, identified as Hugo Sanchez, was sitting on an escalator handrail when he lost his balance and fell about 40 feet. He was taken to a local hospital, where he later passed away from his injuries.

    The accident occurred at the end of The Weeknd’s concert, shortly before 11:00 p.m. local time. Investigators say there is no indication of foul play.

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    The show in Philadelphia marked the launch of The Weeknd’s “After Hours Til Dawn” stadium tour.

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