在其诉讼中, the family is demanding changes to make 音乐会 safer for fans, 根据报道. 建议的更改包括更好的安全性, 更多的医疗设施和指定的座位.
“No one should die going to a concert,” attorney Richard Mithoff said in a statement to 狐狸 26 休斯顿.
Hilgert was a freshman at Memorial High School in Houston.
“The pain of our loss from our son John not making it home alive from an event such as this is intolerable,” 先生. Hilgert told Fox26. “He was a beautiful young man who simply wanted to enjoy his first concert event with friends, whom he treasured spending time with more than anything else.”
The family’s attorney is also representing a friend of Hilgert’s who was injured in the reported crowd surge but made it out.
Scott was performing on stage during the surge that left ten people dead and has since faced criticism for allowing the show to continue while people were struggling in the crowd.
Scott and event organizers have been targeted by multiple lawsuits following the deaths at Astroworld. Ten people died and others were injured.