Local police and emergency services have rushed to Manchester Arena in the United Kingdom following an Ariana Grande concert. According to concertgoers, reportedly two explosions went off inside the concert venue where the pop singer was performing.
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A rep confirms to Billboard that Grande is “okay” following the incident.
Greater Manchester Police issued a statement, confirming there’s been multiple fatalities and others injured at Manchester Arena. The GMP also warns the general public to avoid the area. Various patrons took to social media posting videos of the chaos following the explosions, giving their stories on what happened following the concert.
UPDATE #1: Greater Manchester Police releases a statement, saying 19 people have been confirmed dead with around 50 injured.