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Six taken to hospitals from Riot Fest

Updated: September 15, 2013 12:28AM



Six people were taken to hospitals from the Riot Fest music festival in Humboldt Park Saturday night, authorities said.

Ambulances were called late Saturday night to the mosh pit in the park at 1400 N. Sacramento Ave.

All six suffered minor injuries and were in good condition, police and fire media said. They were taken to Saint Anthony Hospital, Saints Mary and Elizabeth Medical Center and Loretto Hospital, fire media said.

Police intially said the injured may have overdosed on drugs, but later could not specify the reasons for the ambulance transports.



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