Medics assist victims of the fall of fencing fans in Lille

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MOSCOW, September 30. /TASS/. The number of injured fans in the collapse of the boom at the stadium in Amiens, where the match took place the eighth round of the championship of France on football between “Amen” and “Lille” has reached 26 people, four of them are in serious condition. About it reports AFP.

On the 15th minute of the match LOSC player fodé Ballo Touré scored a goal scored. Fans in large numbers down to the first rows of the arena, celebrating the scored goal, with the result that the fence did not survive the influx of so many people and collapsed. Several fans fell and were injured, and the meeting eventually was not finished.

Earlier it was reported about 18 victims. To stadium there arrived a large number of ambulances that brought the injured to the hospital .