Hellfest – The organizers of the Hellfest scheduled for this weekend in Clisson in Loire-Atlantique fear discomfort and heat strokes. More than 60,000 people attended this hard rock festival. The rescuers had a lot to do.
very two minutes, the people in front of the stage are watered to make hell a little more bearable. At least 41 degrees at the height of the day and a record, Hellfest has never lived up to its name.
But despite the suffocating heat, some do not compromise on the look. There is no question of abandoning black leather.
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This year, it is a first, bottled water and water bottles are exceptionally allowed on the site. But to refuel with water, the most experienced rockers must be patient.
One of them has been filling his bottle for half an hour, it flows very slowly. Silenced for two years because of Covid, the largest festival of France is full. In total, they sold 60,000 tickets.
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To cool off, there are also several fountains and two fifteen meter wide water walls.
But all these precautions do not avoid sunstroke. Rescue services took care of nearly 500 people.