The stadium was being remodeled for its enlargement. Two of the injured are serious. The roof of one of the funds has fallen on the slipway. One person has died and 14 have been injured by the collapse of part of the roof of the stadium of Twente Dutch football team, which was being remodeled for its enlargement, as reported at press conference by the Mayor of the town of Enschede (eastern part of the country), Peter den Oudsten. Of the 14 victims, 10 had to be transferred to the hospital, two of them seriously injured, as he pointed out Den Oudsten, who described what happened huge drama during the hearing, which was broadcast live by the radio station Radio 1.
The Mayor announced that a phone has been available to the families of the victims and a team of support for those affected. Emergency teams are working to clear the crash site around which have established a security perimeter in the first photographs broadcast by local media can see how all the roof of one of the funds of the De Grolsch Veste Stadium has fallen on the bleachers. The event has taken place around noon hours and emergency services have arrived immediately to begin the tasks of rescue, including a German helicopter (Enschede is located near the border) to evacuate the wounded. Second in the Dutch League the accident occurred in full in the stadium construction work, intended to expand its capacity from the current 24,000 spectators up to 32,000. Twente Chairman Joop Munsterman has abandoned the team’s focus in the South of Holland and goes by road to Enschede. The team that Co Adriaanse trains finished last season in second place in the Dutch League, only surpassed by Ajax Amsterdam. Source of the news: one person dies and 14 are injured in a landslide in the stadium of Twente in the Netherlands