Taylor Swift “devastated” after losing fan during 'Eras' show

Taylor Swift “devastated” after losing fan during 'Eras' show

"I’m writing these words but it is with a shattered heart"- Taylor Swift.

Taylor Swift devastated by loss of fan
Taylor Swift devastated by loss of fan/ Twitter screenshot

Over this past weekend, Taylor Swift was ready to rock South America with her famous 'Eras' tour, however, something truly devastating transpired. 

Right before Taylor Swift's concert in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, on Friday night, a fan suddenly passed away.

According to Brazilian newspaper Fohla De Sao Paolo, the fan fainted at the stadium and later died, with the cause of death being given as cardiorespiratory arrest.

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Temperatures reached up to 39 degrees Celsius on the night due to a severe heatwave. 

Here’s what Taylor Swift shared on the devastating incident: 

taylor swift fan message
taylor swift fan message

Taylor Swift was captured by various fans drenched in sweat and also appearing as though she was struggling to breathe while on stage.

These unprecedented weather conditions sparked Taylor to direct her management team to hand out bottles of water to concert-goers, as bringing water into the venue was banned. 

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Taylor was set to play two more performances in the South American region. She has since taken to Instagram to postpone. 

Here’s what she posted:

taylor swift fan message 2
taylor swift fan message 2/ Instagram

 Currently, authorities are investigating the exact circumstances of the 23-year-old fan’s death. 

Taylor Swift shares: “There is very little information I have other than the fact that she was so incredibly beautiful and far too young.” 

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Stay tuned for more, we will bring you the latest on this developing story. 

More videos from the night have circulated social media. See here: 

@taylorswiftsouthafrica This is sad and heartbreaking to think what she is feeling right know. #brazil #SAMA28 #taylorswift #weloveyou #westillstay #fypシ゚viral #fyp #fyppppppppppppppppppppppp #taylorsversion #taylornation #taylorswifttok @Taylor Swift @Taylor Nation ♬ original sound - Taylor swift South Africa
@jorgeenn Taylor en rio de janeiro #taylorswift #theerastourbrasil #riodejaneiro ♬ Shake It Off (Taylor's Version) - Taylor Swift
@tayvisnationsk she literally went to get the fans water by herself while she was performing.. #taylorswiftedit #traviskelce #tayvisnation #taylorswift #taylor #taylorsversion #taylornation #tayvis #swiftie #swifties ♬ original sound - TayvisnationSK on IG


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