Storm knocks over Winstar venue entrance, injuring 14 before Backstreet Boys concert

Author: WFAA Staff

15327vFourteen people were injured Saturday after a storm knocked over the entrance to a Backstreet Boys concert at Winstar Casino in Oklahoma, the casino said in a statement.

The Backstreet Boys canceled the concert, Tweeting, “We never want to put our fans in harm’s way,” and that they would try to reschedule.

The incident happened around 5:30 p.m., when a storm bringing heavy winds and rain knocked over the entrance trusses at the outdoor venue at the casino, which is in Thackerville, about an hour north of Dallas.

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