VIDEO: Swarm of people jump fence at Lollapalooza


Photo: Jeremy Cohen / Twitter

CHICAGO, Ill. (WTVO) — A video on Twitter shows a large group of people hopping the fence at Lollapalooza on Friday, jumping over and knocking it down.

The video was posted by Twitter user Jeremy Cohen, showing dozens of people swarming the fences and climbing over.

Police are seen stopping one person with a prosthetic leg.

According to WLS-TV, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot amped up security for the festival, which included more than 300 security cameras and 900 security guards.

Police say nearly 50 people tried to jump the fences but none were able to gain access to the festival.


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