Travis Scott’s girlfriend Kylie Jenner breaks silence on Astroworld deaths: ‘We weren’t aware’
Kylie Jenner said that Travis Scott was unaware that people had died when he decided to continue on with the concert
Kylie Jenner broke her silence about the tragedy that occurred at boyfriend Travis Scott’s Astroworld Festival in Houston that left eight people dead.
Jenner, who is expecting her second child with Scott, took to her Instagram Story on Saturday to share her condolences with the families of the victims. She also made sure to note that Scott was not aware of the gravity of the situation happening in the crowd when he decided to continue on with the show.
“Travis and I are broken and devastated. My thoughts and prayers are with all who lost their lives, were injured or affected in any way by yesterday’s events,” Jenner wrote in her statement.
The crowd watches as Travis Scott performs at Astroworld Festival at NRG park on Friday, Nov. 5, 2021 in Houston.
Officials declared a “mass casualty incident” just after 9 p.m. Friday during the festival attended by an estimated 50,000, Houston Fire Chief Samuel Peña told reporters at a news conference. The crowd at the event reportedly surged leading to individuals getting trampled and causing many injuries and deaths.
I’m absolutely devastated by what took place last night. My prayers go out to the families and all those impacted by what happened at Astroworld Festival,” he wrote on social media.
Rapper Travis Scott was performing on stage when what authorities are calling a “mass casualty incident” occurred
“Houston PD has my total support as they continue to look into the tragic loss of life.”