2.2 C
Fort St. John
Saturday, November 17, 2018
Tel: 250-787-7100
Email: contact@energeticcity.ca
9924 101 ave Fort St. John, B.C.
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Stage Collapses at Big Valley Jamboree in Camrose

Photo:  This photo is of the main stage at Big Valley Jamboree that collapsed early Saturday evening

 More photos from the Calgary Herald.

At approximately 6pm Alberta time a strong gust of wind knocked over the main stage at Big Valley Jamboree in Camrose.

Camrose Police have confirmed that one person is dead and 15 people are critical or seriously injured.  Staff from Moose FM in Fort St. John who were at the festival, report that the wind and rain has caused a lot of damage to the site of BVJ.

Country singer Billy Curington was performing when the wind started and the stage collapsed.

All the staff from Moose FM are okay and if you have any information about other people from the BC Peace Region that made the trip e-mail contact@energeticcity.ca

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Local Events

Doc Walker to play the Lido Theatre

HYPNOTIST: RAY ANDERSON

Jokes N Tokes Comedy Tour

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement

Must Read

Enbridge says it’s increasing gas flows to 85 per cent in...

PRINCE GEORGE, B.C. - Enbridge Inc. says it has increased the flow of natural gas through a segment of a pipeline that ruptured and burned near Prince...