The representative of the Italian police stated that the stampede caused by the panic caused by the explosion of firecrackers, in Turin injured about 1,000 people, reports the BBC.
Two people, including seven children, were seriously injured.
In Piazza San Carlo, gathered tens of thousands of people to support Juventus playing in the Champions League final against real Madrid. After the third goal scored by the «Royal club», someone threw a firecracker. The crowd began to panic.
Spanish newspaper Marca reports that 40 fans injured.
Italian media report that 8 of the victims (including two children) is in critical condition.
One of the witnesses of the tragedy said in an interview with local TV channel that the explosion was heard, and the square of chaos.