Tornado Roof Collapse Injuries Dozens In Belvidere, IL – Morbid Angel

Severe storms raced across Northern Illinois resulting in a possible tornado hitting the Apollo Theatre in downtown Belvidere, Illinois causing the roof of the music venue to partially collapse on the crowd at the sold-out metal show that was being held at the venue. The sold-out show was for the metal band Morbid Angel. At least one person was killed and over two-dozen people were injured in the incident.
Shot Description

00:00-00:32 One clip of an injured concert going being taken out of the music venue via a makeshift stretcher, while the second clip is an injured concert going being taken on a stretcher into an ambulance.

00:32-01:22 Various clips of the damage and chaotic scene outside the Apollo Theatre in downtown Belvidere, Illinois. The clips show rescue personnel arriving on the scene, people being treated for their injuries, and the damage to the front of the venue including a front marque laying in the street on a vehicle.

01:22-01:42 Two clips of an ambulance leaving the scene of the Apollo Theatre roof collapse with an injured concertgoer.

01:42-01:50 Boone County Sheriff’s officer putting up crime scene tape and talking to a local resident.

01:50-01:54 Wider view of the whole chaotic scene unfolding at the Apollo Theatre in Belvidere, Illinois.

01:54-01:58 Another clip of a Boone County Officer putting out crime scene tape.

01:58-02:07 Video of a pile of bricks that fell off a building down the street from the Apollo Theatre likely from the severe storms that rolled through the downtown.

02:07-02:30 Video walking up to the Apollo Theatre showing the damage to the front of the building and in the street from the roof collapse.

02:30-02:33 Quick shot of a pair of shoes left on the ground from a concertgoer panning up to flashing emergency lights down the sidewalk.

SID: William Lund
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