Dozens sent to hospital during Avicii concert in Boston

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Dozens sent to hospital during Avicii concert in Boston
IRVINE, CA - MAY 31: Avicii performs onstage at the 2014 KROQ Weenie Roast at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater on May 31, 2014 in Irvine, California. (Photo by Paul R. Giunta/Getty Images)
IRVINE, CA - MAY 31: Avicii performs onstage at the 2014 KROQ Weenie Roast at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater on May 31, 2014 in Irvine, California. (Photo by Paul R. Giunta/Getty Images)
IRVINE, CA - MAY 31: Avicii performs at the 22nd Annual KROQ Weenie Roast on May 31, 2014 in Irvine, California. (Photo by Gabriel Olsen/Getty Images for CBS Radio Inc.)
IRVINE, CA - MAY 31: Avicii performs at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater on May 31, 2014 in Irvine, California. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic)
IRVINE, CA - MAY 31: Avicii performs at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater on May 31, 2014 in Irvine, California. (Photo by Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic)
IRVINE, CA - MAY 31: DJ Avicii performs at the KROQ Weenie Roast at Verizon Wireless Amphitheater on May 31, 2014 in Irvine, California. (Photo by Chelsea Lauren/WireImage)
IRVINE, CA - MAY 31: Avicii performs onstage during the 22nd Annual KROQ Weenie Roast at Verizon Wireless Music Center on May 31, 2014 in Irvine, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for CBS Radio Inc.)
IRVINE, CA - MAY 31: Avicii performs onstage during the 22nd Annual KROQ Weenie Roast at Verizon Wireless Music Center on May 31, 2014 in Irvine, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for CBS Radio Inc.)
IRVINE, CA - MAY 31: Avicii performs onstage during the 22nd Annual KROQ Weenie Roast at Verizon Wireless Music Center on May 31, 2014 in Irvine, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for CBS Radio Inc.)
IRVINE, CA - MAY 31: Avicii performs onstage during the 22nd Annual KROQ Weenie Roast at Verizon Wireless Music Center on May 31, 2014 in Irvine, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for CBS Radio Inc.)
IRVINE, CA - MAY 31: Avicii performs onstage during the 22nd Annual KROQ Weenie Roast at Verizon Wireless Music Center on May 31, 2014 in Irvine, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for CBS Radio Inc.)
IRVINE, CA - MAY 31: Avicii performs onstage during the 22nd Annual KROQ Weenie Roast at Verizon Wireless Music Center on May 31, 2014 in Irvine, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for CBS Radio Inc.)
IRVINE, CA - MAY 31: Avicii performs onstage during the 22nd Annual KROQ Weenie Roast at Verizon Wireless Music Center on May 31, 2014 in Irvine, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for CBS Radio Inc.)
Avicii accepts the award for EDM song of the year at the iHeartRadio Music Awards at the Shrine Auditorium on Thursday, May 1, 2014, in Los Angeles. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)
Avicii is seen at Park City Live Day 3 on Saturday, January 19, 2013, in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Barry Brecheisen/Invision for Park City Live/AP Images)
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Avicii performs at Park City Live Day 3 on Saturday, January 19, 2013, in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Barry Brecheisen/Invision for Park City Live/AP Images)
Avicii performs at Park City Live Day 3 on Saturday, January 19, 2013, in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Barry Brecheisen/Invision for Park City Live/AP Images)
Avicii performs at Park City Live Day 3 on Saturday, January 19, 2013, in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Barry Brecheisen/Invision for Park City Live/AP Images)
Avicii performs at Park City Live Day 3 on Saturday, January 19, 2013, in Park City, Utah. (Photo by Barry Brecheisen/Invision for Park City Live/AP Images)
Avicii performs at Austin City Limits Music Festival on Friday Oct. 12 2012 in Austin, Texas.(Photo by John Davisson/Invision/AP)
Avicii performs at Austin City Limits Music Festival on Friday Oct. 12 2012 in Austin, Texas.(Photo by John Davisson/Invision/AP)
Avicii performs at Austin City Limits Music Festival on Friday Oct. 12 2012 in Austin, Texas.(Photo by John Davisson/Invision/AP)
IRVINE, CA - MAY 31: Avicii performs onstage during the 22nd Annual KROQ Weenie Roast at Verizon Wireless Music Center on May 31, 2014 in Irvine, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for CBS Radio Inc.)
IRVINE, CA - MAY 31: Avicii performs onstage during the 22nd Annual KROQ Weenie Roast at Verizon Wireless Music Center on May 31, 2014 in Irvine, California. (Photo by Gabriel Olsen/Getty Images for CBS Radio Inc.)
IRVINE, CA - MAY 31: Avicii performs onstage during the 22nd Annual KROQ Weenie Roast at Verizon Wireless Music Center on May 31, 2014 in Irvine, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for CBS Radio Inc.)
IRVINE, CA - MAY 31: Avicii performs onstage during the 22nd Annual KROQ Weenie Roast at Verizon Wireless Music Center on May 31, 2014 in Irvine, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for CBS Radio Inc.)
IRVINE, CA - MAY 31: Avicii performs onstage during the 22nd Annual KROQ Weenie Roast at Verizon Wireless Music Center on May 31, 2014 in Irvine, California. (Photo by Christopher Polk/Getty Images for CBS Radio Inc.)
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(Reuters) - Three dozen teenagers at an electronic dance concert at Boston's TD Garden were taken to local hospitals on Wednesday, the Boston Herald reported, citing a city official.

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Many attendees arrived already intoxicated to the event, the newspaper said, quoting Deputy Emergency Medical Services Superintendent Mike Bosse.

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McKenzie Ridings, a spokeswoman for the department, told Reuters she could confirm that three attendees were transported to local hospitals, but could not give their conditions.

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The Boston Globe reported that as many as 38 attendees were taken to the hospital after ingesting a "dangerous" substance, but that all of their symptoms were minor.

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The show included a performance by the Swedish DJ Avicii, both newspapers said.

(This story was refiled to add dropped letter in fifth paragraph)

(Reporting by Sharon Bernstein; Editing by Michael Perry)






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