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Heat Takes Down Fans At Vans Warped Tour In St. Petersburg


ST. PETERSBURG FL (CelebrityAccess MediaWire) — Florida’s Sun-Sentinel reported that scores of punk rock fans were treated for heat exhaustion at a Vans Warped Tour concert held in steamy summer weather Friday.

“Twenty-two people attending the Vans Warped Tour were taken to area hospitals Friday, and at least another 100 were treated at the scene,” said fire-rescue Chief Jim Wimberly. The concert was held along St. Petersburg's downtown waterfront.