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International Superstar DJ Dies During EDM Festival In Freak Stage Accident

By Mark Pygas

Music festivals are supposed to be happy places, where people can simply enjoy themselves, the company of like-minded fans, and the sheer joy that goes along with seeing your favorite musical performer live. Unfortunately, this would-be joyous occasion got incredibly dark incredibly quickly when an internationally renowned performer experienced a true freak accident and was killed while performing at one of these festivals that fans and artists alike have come to love. 

DJ Kaleb Freitas has been killed and three others are injured after strong winds caused part of a stage to collapse during Brazil's Atmosphere EDM Festival. Freitas was performing on stage when the stage collapsed under strong winds. The festival went ahead despite adverse weather warnings from authorities. 

Following the incident, Freitas was rushed to a hospital in Porto Alegre with head injuries, but died soon after arrival. Fans captured the terrifying moment on their phones.