ROME: Six human beings died in a stampede at a nightclub near Ancona in vital Italy after panic erupted in the early hours of Saturday morning, firefighters stated.

“The motive may additionally have been the dispersal of a stinging substance, the young people fled and trampled over every different. Unfortunately, six human beings died and dozens are injured,” the hearth service stated in a assertion on Twitter.

nearby reviews said around 1,000 humans had been in the Blue Lantern membership within the metropolis of Corinaldo on the Adriatic coast for a overall performance by Italian rapper Sfera Ebbasta.

The coincidence took place around 1:00 am (0000 GMT).

“We had been dancing and watching for the live performance to begin while we smelt this pungent odour,” a sixteen-yr-vintage boy who was taken to health facility told the media.

“We ran to one of the emergency exits but we discovered it blocked, the bouncers informed us to move returned.”