Toronto news outlets are confirming the death of a fan who collapsed this afternoon at the Molson Amphitheatre stop of the Vans Warped Tour.
“A woman has died after she collapsed near the stage while attending the Vans Warped Tour at the Molson Amphitheatre.
According to police, witnesses on the scene administered CPR to the woman but were unable to resuscitate her.
It is not known what caused her to collapse, but police say it was likely a medical issue.”
More via thestar.com:
“EMS officials said people saw a woman in her early 20s lying on the grass and not breathing. They called 911 around 12:40 p.m. and attempted CPR.
Paramedics arrived and found the woman without a pulse. She was transported to Toronto Western hospital in the highest priority, where police say she was pronounced dead.”
UPDATE 10:27 PM: Warped Tour have posted a tweet about the situation.
UPDATE 12:35 PM: It is being reported on Twitter that the woman is Taylor Nesseth, a nineteen year old from Ontario. Her Tumblr post about going to Warped is also circulating around. Reports also indicate the incident occurred during Chelsea Grin's set.
With regards to today’s events in Toronto, we will release an official statement on vanswarpedtour.com when we have all of the details.
— VansWarpedTour (@VansWarpedTour) July 16, 2012