Over 60 People Treated for Severe Drug and Alcohol Intoxication at Avicii Concert
TD Garden incident hospitalizes dozens
Officials say at least 65 people have been taken to local hospitals after an incident at TD Garden Wednesday night.
Good Morning America has the crucial details.
Dozens of teen concertgoers were hospitalized after an electronic dance music show at Boston’s TD Garden arena Wednesday, many suffering from a combination of heat and alcohol.
Thirty-six people were taken to area hospitals and another 50 were treated at scene, officials told ABC News. Officials at Tufts Medical Center said at least nine patients were brought there, while Massachusetts General Hospital treated 13 patients, hospital officials said. All of the injuries are nonlife-threatening.
CBS Boston has details on the possibly-related arrests…
Three men were arrested Wednesday night on drug charges in the area of TD Garden.
The arrests took place the same night dozens of people were taken to the hospital from an electronic dance music show by Swedish disc jockey Avicii at the TD Garden for problems with drinking, drug use, and heat in the arena.
EMS treat dozens at Avicii concert at TD Garden