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Three die in Halloween party in Madrid

11-01-2012 22:14 BJT

MADRID, Nov. 1 (Xinhua) --Three people were crushed to death during a Halloween party in Spanish capital Madrid in the early hours on Thursday morning.

The three victims, who were aged between 18 and 25 years old, were attending a concert by internationally renowned American DJ, Steve Aoki, in the Madrid Arena when a stampede caused a crush.

Two more people in critical condition were taken to hospital at around 04:30 a.m. local time (0330 GMT).

Local police are currently investigating the accident to make sure that the "Thriller Music Park" party did not exceed the 10,000 capacity of the Madrid Arena.



Editor:Zhang Dan |Source: Xinhua

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