June 11, 2009
According to KTVI-TV, intense lightning Wednesday night (June 10) in St. Louis County postponed the Aerosmith concert at the Verizon Wireless Amphitheater in Maryland Heights, Missouri for about an hour.
Maryland Heights police tell KTVI-TV there were safety concerns about the estimated crowd of 16 thousand people being outside during the lightning.
Officials say the opening band, 3 Doors Down, went on early so that part of the show could get done and people could get out of the Amphitheater safely.
An announcement was made warning about the severe weather and giving people the option of waiting out the storm in their cars and then coming back in after it passed…..
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