1 Dead in Radiohead Stage Collapse

    NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 29: Thom Yorke and Jonny Greenwood perform at Roseland Ballroom on September 29, 2011 in New York City. (Photo by Cory Schwartz/Getty Images)

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    A stage technician was killed Saturday evening when a stage structure at Toronto’s Downsview Park collapsed during setup, just hours before Radiohead was set to perform. Three other were injured: one was in serious condition, while the other two were treated for minor injuries and released. The collapse involved the metal scaffolding that holds the band’s amplifiers and video screens. The venue tweeted that the concert would be canceled, and shocked fans returned to their cars as the news spread.

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