August 19, 2022
Elevator with Botafogo player and fans collapses at Nilton Santos Stadium |  Botafogo

Elevator with Botafogo player and fans collapses at Nilton Santos Stadium | Botafogo

Elevator collapsed after victory Botafogo About Athletico-PR Saturday night in Nelton Santos. Adryelson, the club’s hired defender, was in the space, which also moved the fans. The club reported that everyone was fine.

Ambulances at Nelton Santos Stadium treated the injured shortly after the accident – Photo: Renata de Medeiros

a report General Electric I managed to contact one of the fans involved in the incident. He declined to be identified, but said 11 people were in the elevator.

– We took the elevator and it got stuck more or less on the second floor, it stayed like that for 20 minutes and suddenly it collapsed. It got crooked and stuck there. I think we stayed just over an hour until the situation was resolved. The victim said it was a very big intimidation.

– The worst thing is that, from what the elevator operator said, this elevator was already having problems. It has already crashed – he added.

The rush marks the end of the game in the mixed zone. Botafogo professionals and the stadium staff ran towards the lifts. Paramedics moved stretchers away, and the press was denied access to the site.

About two hours after the end of the match, the reporter went to one of the ambulances used to provide care for the victims, which is still inside Nilton Santos. Defender Adrillson had already been released and was waiting outside the car.

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