SPAIN — An acrobat plunged to his death in front of 35,000 onlookers at a musical festival on Friday evening.
Festival-goers watched in horror as he dangled momentarily under the suspended stage before crashing down. Aunión died soon after the fall (see video below).
Event organizers put out a statement following the performance apologizing for the accident and confirming the festival would continue. Today the festival will pay “an emotional tribute” to Aunión.
Watch the fall here:
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