Several injured in Sydney Christmas giveaway crowd crush

Several injured in Sydney Christmas giveaway crowd crush

Five people have been taken to hospital after a pre-Christmas balloon drop at a Sydney shopping centre Westfield Parramatta caused a crowd crush. The balloons filled with prizes were released over hordes of shoppers which caused a massive surge, injuring more than a dozen. Footage from the scene shows people being thrown onto the ground and screaming as the crowd tries to grab the prizes.

Chris
Chris
Robert
Robert 2 months

C O N S U M E

Avi Khait
Avi Khait 2 months

In Australia, even balloons filled with prizes try to kill you.

Andrew Johnston
Andrew Johnston 2 months

I could have told them

Miles O'Brien
Miles O'Brien 2 months

People become zombie mobs for the basest reasons. It's all about getting more than the next person and all it really shows is how desperate people's lives have become.

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