The Family of a 9 yr old Rejects Travis Scotts Offer

Travis Scott Concert Lead to the Death of 9 year old


Logan Dunn, Staff Writer


The family of Ezra Blount rejects Travis Scott’s offer to try and pay for their child’s funeral. The father and son were at the Travis Scott’s Astroworld Festival and once Travis took the stage the father, Treston Blount, and his son, Ezra, were trampled and it left Treston unconscious. When he came to, Ezra was missing. “The young boy was eventually found at a hospital, where he later died from injuries sustained during the music festival madness” According to nydaileynews, com

On November 10, 2021, Ezra passed away due to the injuries sustained at the Travis Scott concert.“The following day, his family received a letter from Scott’s lawyer, Daniel Petrocelli, sending his grieves for the families whose loved ones died or were injured. Travis is committed to doing his part to help the families who have suffered and begin the long process of healing in the Houston community, according to Rolling Stone.

Travis Scott sent a note to the Blount’s family saying “Toward that end, Travis would like to pay for the funeral expenses for Mr. Blount’s son.” Your client’s offer is declined. I have no doubt Mr. Scott feels remorse,” the Blount family lawyer, Bob Hilliard, wrote in response. Rolling Stone.

Treston cannot help but agonize over the terrible idea that Ezra’s last minutes were filled with terror, suffering, suffocation, and worst of all, surrounded by strangers, while his father lay unconscious underneath the uncontrolled crowd.”Ezra was one of 10 people who died following this year’s Astroworld event. The family filed a lawsuit against Scott and the event’s organizer, Live Nation, Ezra suffered severe damage to his brain, kidney, and liver after being “kicked, stepped on, and trampled, and nearly crushed to death.” The family is currently seeking $1 million in