Three women were injured after the camera crashed during the Life is Beautiful festival in Las Vegas

Three women are injured after a huge 20-pound camera comes down at the Life is Beautiful festival in Las Vegas during a performance of Of Monsters and Men

  • Three women injured by a falling camera at Life's Beautiful festival in Las Vegas
  • The 20 lbs camera fell 35 feet in the crowd causing a woman head injury
  • Another woman sustained a wound on her leg after the cable rig had slipped
  • Last year fireworks were fired in the crowd at the same festival, resulting in minor injuries
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Three women were injured after a huge camera fell in the crowd at the Life is Beautiful festival in Las Vegas.

With a weight of about 20 pounds, the camera fell 35 feet into the audience and one woman left a head wound and the other with a wound on her leg.

The camera fell while the Icelandic folk band Of Monsters and Men was on the download stage on Saturday TMZ.

Allegedly it crashed to the ground after a cable with the piece of equipment slipped off, causing the rig and camera to fall into the crowd.

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Whether Monsters and Men perform at Downtown Stage during the 2019 Life is Beautiful Music and Art Festival on Saturday

Whether Monsters and Men perform at Downtown Stage during the 2019 Life is Beautiful Music and Art Festival on Saturday

A spokesperson for the festival said the women were being treated and released on the spot, with two of the women being sent to the hospital for follow-up but released later that evening.

The 7th annual festival for music, art and food took place from September 20 to 22 in Las Vegas, Nevada.

According to the festival organizers, an investigation is underway to find out the cause of the accident.

A representative told KTNV: & # 39; We can confirm that a camera fell in the crowd at Life is Beautiful on Saturday night and that three women were treated on the spot.

& # 39; The medical team released one woman from the on-site treatment and the other two went to a local hospital that evening and were released later that same evening.

Three women were injured when the camera dropped 35ft and hit members of the public during a set of Monsters and men
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Three women were injured when the camera dropped 35ft and hit members of the public during a set of Monsters and men

Three women were injured when the camera dropped 35ft and hit members of the public during a set of Monsters and men

Nanna Brynd & # 39; s Hilmarsdottir from Of Monsters and Men played in Las Vegas before a camera hit three women in the audience

Nanna Brynd & # 39; s Hilmarsdottir from Of Monsters and Men played in Las Vegas before a camera hit three women in the audience

Nanna Brynd & # 39; s Hilmarsdottir from Of Monsters and Men played in Las Vegas before a camera hit three women in the audience

& # 39; At Life is Beautiful, the safety and security of our guests, partners, artists and employees is our first priority.

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& # 39; Our thoughts and wishes are with those affected by the incident. There is an ongoing investigation and we are actively investigating the cause of the incident. We currently have no further information. & # 39;

Last year two people were injured during the same event when fireworks were shot in the crowd during the set of ODESZA. Injuries to the public would have been minor.

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