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Woman who fell to her death after Kenny Chesney concert at Empower Field at Mile High Stadium identified

Colorado authorities have recognized the lady who plunged to her loss of life after Kenny Chesney’s Denver live performance.

Jimi Goodman, 48, died after falling from an escalator on the Empower Discipline at Mile Excessive Stadium in Denver, Colo. simply earlier than 11 p.m on July 30.

Police say Goodman was sitting on the railing earlier than falling. She was pronounced lifeless on the scene.

The Denver Workplace of the Medical Examiner confirmed to The Publish that Goodman’s reason for loss of life was from a number of blunt power accidents. The way of her loss of life was dominated an accident.

Goodman’s loss of life left the nation singer “devastated” as he issued a press release following the unhappy information.

“I used to be devastated to be taught of the lack of somebody after our present,” the “American Youngsters” hitmaker instructed the Denver Post in a press release. “There had been a lot pleasure, a lot coronary heart coming from the folks of Denver final evening — and to listen to that is heartbreaking.”

“Life is valuable. Sharing music brings us collectively and that love we share makes us a lot extra. For the girl who got here to share that love, there aren’t any phrases. For her family and friends’s loss, I grieve with them and for them.”

Empower Discipline at Mile Excessive, the place Chesney carried out his “Right here and Now” tour present, released a statement on Twitter following the tragedy.

“We prolong our deepest sympathies to the family members of the lady concerned within the tragic incident that occurred on the finish of Saturday’s live performance at Empower Discipline at Mile Excessive,” the assertion learn. 

“There may be nothing extra necessary than the security of our visitors, and Stadium Administration Firm is in communication with the Denver Police Division because it investigates this unlucky state of affairs.”

A woman died after falling from an escalator following Kenny Chesney's concert at the Empower Field at Mile High in Denver, Colo.
The lady died after falling from an escalator following Kenny Chesney’s live performance on the Empower Discipline at Mile Excessive in Denver, Colo.
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Goodman’s loss of life is the third deadly fall to happen on the stadium since 2015.

According to CBS News, Francisco Morales fell one degree whereas he tried to chase his hat that was blown away within the wind in 2015.

One other fan, Jason Coy, died in Oct. 2016 when he plunged a number of tales throughout a Denver Broncos recreation. Coy’s household sued the stadium and beer distributors earlier than the matter was settled.

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