Fifteen Injured From Ceiling Collapse at Steve Aoki Concert in Oslo

Nearly 1,800 people were in attendance at the concert.
August 21, 2016, 7:51pm
Photo via Flickr user Eva Rinaldi.

Fifteen people were injured wen a ceiling collapsed during a Steve Aoki concert in Oslo.

Nearly 1,800 people were reportedly in attendance at the concert, which took place at Sentrum Scene. According to the BBC, the injured are currently receiving medical attention and are not believed to be seriously hurt.

Roof of concert venue Sentrum Scene in Oslo has collapsed. >10 injured. Police and rescue services on location. -VG — b9AcE (@b9AcE)August 21, 2016

In a series of tweets, Aoki said he was "saddened and shocked" by the collapse and hopes for a "speedy recovery" for those injured.

Two shows today. Oslo Norway then Ibiza for — Steve Aoki (@steveaoki)August 21, 2016

I am saddened and shocked that a piece of the roof collapsed in an accident at the venue in Oslo tonight.

— Steve Aoki (@steveaoki)August 21, 2016

My thoughts are with those injured, and I wish them a speedy recovery.

— Steve Aoki (@steveaoki)August 21, 2016