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THREE DEAD AFTER HARD SUMMER 2016, FESTIVAL ISSUES STATEMENT

The cause of the deaths remains unknown…

Three people have reportedly died after attending HARD Summer 2016, which took place in Fontana, California, on Saturday 30th and Sunday 31st July.

Nine people were reportedly taken to hospital across the two-day event, with the San Bernardino County Sheriff’s Department issuing a statement revealing the identities of the three fatalities.

Derek Lee and Alyssa Dominguez were reportedly declared dead on Sunday, whilst Roxanne Ngo was pronounced dead on Monday. The causes of death will not be determined until toxicology reports from the San Bernardino County Coroner are returned.

A statement from the festival following the news read: “We were deeply saddened to learn about the deaths of three people who attended the festival this weekend. While the causes of the deaths have not yet been determined, we ask everyone to keep them in their prayers.  Our sincerest thoughts and condolences are with their family and friends.”

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