1 victim from Friday’s Astroworld Festival remains unidentified | Houston Public Media


Flowers lie against the south fence surrounding the Astroworld festival grounds as festival attendants, from left, Andrew Diaz, Brandon Beauval, Joshua Robinson and Billy Nasser walk by the day after several people died and scores were injured during a concert the night before at NRG Park, Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021, in Houston.

Harris County medical examiners are still looking to identify one of the victims from Friday night’s Astroworld Festival, during which eight people died and more than a dozen were hospitalized after a sold-out crowd rushed the stage during Travis Scott’s set.

The unidentified man is 6 feet 2 inches tall, 498 pounds, according to the Harris County Institute of Forensic Sciences. He has short, dark brown wavy hair with a slight mustache and a goatee, and was found wearing white size 11 Nikes.

Anyone with information was asked to call investigators at 832-927-5001.

Among those victims who have been unidentified, ages range from 14 to 27, Houston Mayor Sylvester Turner confirmed on Saturday.

Twenty-five people were hospitalized in total Friday night, 13 of whom were still being treated Saturday afternoon.

Five people hospitalized were under the age of 18, and at least one person injured was 10 years old, according to Harris County Judge Lina Hidalgo.

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