2 Dead, 22 Hurt in New Hampshire Tent Collapse

Posted: 8/5/2015

3 Die in Tent Collapse | F.E. Moran 

Lancaster, NH -- A man and his daughter were killed in a tent collapse in New Hampshire.  In addition, twenty-two people were injured Monday when a storm passed through the area, and a circus tent blew over.  One hundred people were in the tent at the time.

The accident happened at 5:30pm as the first of two circus shows were beginning.

At the time of the collapse, a storm warning was issued by the National Weather Service.   

That same weekend, a tent collapse killed another person in a Chicago suburb when a festival tent collapsed during a flash storm.  In addition, the Lollapalooza music festival in Chicago was shut down due to weather as well. 

Read the complete story here. 

 

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