Pregnant woman is suing Travis Scott for wrongful death after losing her baby after an Astroworld concert

Pregnant woman is suing Travis Scott for wrongful death after losing her baby after an Astroworld concert

A woman who says she lost her pregnancy due to injuries sustained during the Astroworld festival crowds is suing Travis Scott and festival organizers over the wrongful death of her unborn child.

Shanazia Williamson and her husband, Jarawd Owens, of Dayton, Ohio, said they were expecting a child while attending Astroworld Festival on November 5, 2021. They said they lost the fetus due to injuries Williamson sustained at the festival.

10 people were killed during the crowds at the Astroworld music festival in Houston, Texas last November and nearly 5,000 say they were injured. Scott reportedly continued performing despite warnings that the crowd was in danger.

Pregnant woman is suing Travis Scott for wrongful death after losing her baby after an Astroworld concert

Shanazia Williamson is suing Travis Scott (above) over the death of her unborn child, which she says she lost to injuries during November’s Astroworld Festival

A memorial to the 10 people killed in a crowd at the Astroworld Festival in Houston last November

A memorial to the 10 people killed in a crowd at the Astroworld Festival in Houston last November

In December, Williamson and Owens filed lawsuits against Scott, festival promoters Live Nation and ScoreMore, security firms Valle Services SMG and ASM Global, and Harris County Sports and Convention Corporation.

“While attending the festival, Shanazia was trampled and crushed, resulting in horrific injuries and eventual death of her and Jarawd’s unborn child,” the lawsuit reads. “In addition, Shanazia sustained injuries to her shoulder, back, leg, chest, stomach and other parts of her body.”

The defendants’ failure to plan, design, administer, operate, service and oversee the event was a direct and proximate cause of Shanazia’s injuries and the death of her and Jarawd’s unborn child,” the lawsuit states.

Ambulances tend to the panicked crowd at the Astroworld Festival in November.  Over 4,900 reported injuries were sustained at the concert

Ambulances tend to the panicked crowd at the Astroworld Festival in November. Over 4,900 reported injuries were sustained at the concert

Emergency personnel at the Astroworld festival in November.  Scott has repeatedly denied responsibility for the tragedy

Emergency personnel at the Astroworld festival in November. Scott has repeatedly denied responsibility for the tragedy

The lawsuit also alleges that the defendants failed to provide adequate security or medical personnel and that they failed to recognize the dangers of setting up the event.

Williamson and Owens’ attorneys, Jason Itkin and Kurt Arnold, have declined to comment on the lawsuit, citing a February lockdown order that limits what attorneys can say publicly about Astroworld lawsuits, according to Rolling Stone.

Williamson and Owens’ lawsuit is one of hundreds filed against Scott and companies involved in the festival. Scott, his label Cactus Jack, Live Nation, ScoreMore, Apple, the festival’s security firms and the venue itself are facing billions of dollars in damage from people injured at the festival.

Ezra Blount, 9, poses in front of the Astroworld Festival entrance.  He was the youngest victim of the tragedy

Ezra Blount, 9, poses in front of the Astroworld Festival entrance. He was the youngest victim of the tragedy

A document filed Monday in Harris County, Texas, showed over 700 people suing over the festival suffered injuries that required “extensive” medical attention. More than 4,900 reported suffering some type of injury at the festival.

Live Nation and the festival’s main security firm, Contemporary Services Corporation, have denied all allegations against her.

Scott himself has consistently denied any responsibility for the Astroworld tragedy.

He returned to the stage for the first time since the tragedy at a concert in Miami last weekend. He is scheduled to perform at the Billboard Music Awards this Sunday.

Scott officials did not respond to requests for comment from DailyMail.com at the time of publication.

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