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5SOS: Ashton Irwin ‘lost vision and had stroke signs’ after becoming dehydrated at Houston show

Harrowing new particulars have emerged after 5SOS drummer Ashton Irwin suffered a medical emergency on stage in Houston, Texas, on Sunday.

Fans in attendance declare they noticed Irwin, 27, being carried off stage after collapsing behind his drum equipment through the band’s efficiency of their music Lover of Mine midway via their set at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion.

The Aussie musician has since revealed on Twitter he ‘lost vision’ and skilled ‘stroke signs’ after affected by warmth exhaustion.

Harrowing new details have emerged after 5SOS drummer Ashton Irwin (pictured) suffered a medical emergency on stage in Houston, Texas, on Sunday

Harrowing new particulars have emerged after 5SOS drummer Ashton Irwin (pictured) suffered a medical emergency on stage in Houston, Texas, on Sunday 

Shortly after Irwin was taken backstage, a crew member walked out and advised the gang the live performance had been known as off.

‘It felt just like the stage AC had been turned off for some time and the venue was failing to supply water to followers,’ one fan in attendance stated on TikTok.

Irwin tweeted on Monday evening: ‘I used to be in tears within the ambulance, as a result of I really feel I’ve let many individuals down. I’m trying after myself and getting relaxation now.

‘I really feel so cherished and seemed after by my brothers and crew and all of you. This is the value a dehydrated drummer pays when he takes on Texas warmth.’

Fans in attendance claim they saw Irwin, 27, being carried off stage after collapsing behind his drum kit during the band's performance of their song Lover of Mine halfway through their set at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion. (Pictured: Irwin and singer Luke Hemmings on June 4)

Fans in attendance declare they noticed Irwin, 27, being carried off stage after collapsing behind his drum equipment through the band’s efficiency of their music Lover of Mine midway via their set at the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Pavilion. (Pictured: Irwin and singer Luke Hemmings on June 4)

Irwin (pictured in a recent Instagram photo) tweeted on Monday night: 'I was in tears in the ambulance, because I feel I've let many people down. I'm looking after myself and getting rest now... This is the price a dehydrated drummer pays when he takes on Texas heat'

Irwin (pictured in a current Instagram picture) tweeted on Monday evening: ‘I used to be in tears within the ambulance, as a result of I really feel I’ve let many individuals down. I’m trying after myself and getting relaxation now… This is the value a dehydrated drummer pays when he takes on Texas warmth’

5SOS stated in a press release the morning after the live performance: ‘As you’ll have heard, final evening’s show ended early as a consequence of a medical incident through the show. 

‘Upon experiencing bodily signs, Ashton was taken to a neighborhood hospital for exams and a medical evaluate. As a consequence, it was suggested Ashton had skilled excessive warmth exhaustion.’

‘Thankfully and most significantly, he’s feeling okay and recovering effectively. We apologise to all of the followers in attendance for the show being minimize brief,’ the band continued.

‘Ticketholders please test your emails, you can be up to date as quickly as we now have extra info. Thank you, 5SOS.’ 

The Australian pop group stated in a press release the morning after the live performance: ‘As you’ll have heard, final evening’s show ended early as a consequence of a medical incident through the show. Upon experiencing bodily signs, Ashton was taken to a neighborhood hospital for exams and a medical evaluate. As a consequence, it was suggested Ashton had skilled excessive warmth exhaustion’ 

5SOS, comprising Ashton and bandmates Luke Hemmings, Calum Hood and Michael Clifford, have since introduced they are going to be suspending their Arkansas show that was scheduled to happen on Tuesday evening.

The Youngblood hitmakers are in the midst of their North American tour, and are booked to carry out at a number of venues Down Under in November.

They lately introduced their fifth studio album, titled 5SOS5, can be launched on September 23. 

5SOS, comprising Ashton and bandmates Luke Hemmings, Calum Hood and Michael Clifford, were halfway through their set when the medical incident occurred. A crew member returned moments later to tell the crowd the concert had been called off

5SOS, comprising Ashton and bandmates Luke Hemmings, Calum Hood and Michael Clifford, have been midway via their set when the medical incident occurred. A crew member returned moments later to inform the gang the live performance had been known as off 

The group will carry out in Perth on November 30, Brisbane on December 2 and Melbourne on December 4. 

Then they’re off to the Gold Coast on December 6, and Newcastle on December 7, earlier than ending in Sydney on December 9 and 10. 

The band fashioned as high-school college students in western Sydney in 2011, and have offered greater than 10 million albums worldwide.

5 Seconds of Summer (pictured in Carson, California, on June 4) formed as high-school students in western Sydney in 2011, and have sold more than 10 million albums worldwide

5 Seconds of Summer (pictured in Carson, California, on June 4) fashioned as high-school college students in western Sydney in 2011, and have offered greater than 10 million albums worldwide

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