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Two dead after seven-storey fall at Abba tribute concert

BBC News

November 3, 2021

Two people have died and another has been injured after a man fell seven floors at a concert hall in Sweden.

Around 1,000 people had gathered at the Uppsala Konsert & Kongress hall near the capital, Stockholm, for an Abba tribute concert on Tuesday evening.

But 30 minutes before the show was due to begin, the man fell and landed in the open foyer on the ground floor.

He landed on two people, police said. He died and one of the people he hit was fatally injured.

The third person was left with non-life threatening injuries and was taken to hospital.

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