Madonna’s stage collapses during set-up in Marseille set up, kills two, injuring others.
RadarOnline. Com has the video and graphic imagery from French TV of the horrific accident and reports that the Marseille fire department stated that a stage built for Madonna’s Sticky & Sweet concert at the Stage Velodrome stadium collapsed on several workers, killing two people and injuring at least five others.
Madge was set to perform in the French town July 19 but the mayor has now confirmed the concert has been canceled.
The six survivors were taken to a nearby hospital and two of them are in seriously condition.
Initial reports say the tragedy may be due to a crane failure, causing it’s heavy load to spill on to the stage. The roof was also said to have collapsed.
"I am devastated to have just received this tragic news," Madonna said while in Italy prepping for the next round of concert dates.
"My prayers go out to those who were injured and their families along with my deepest sympathy to all those affected by this heartbreaking news.