Brixton Academy: Three critically hurt in Asake concert crush

Three people remain in a critical condition after being injured in a crush at a gig at the Brixton O2 Academy that left several hurt.

Police were called on Thursday night to the show at the south London venue by Afro-pop singer Asake which was abandoned part-way through.

One witness estimated 1,000 people turned up to the gig without tickets. One of the crush victims said: "I couldn't breathe and I completely passed out

The woman, who was taken to hospital with suspected internal bleeding, said: "I took my last breath and I could not get any more oxygen. I was so scared

The Met Police said more than 4,000 people were in attendance at the venue last night, and one person has been arrested