It’s a husband’s worst nightmare. Canadian man Joseph Lambourne knew his wife Jan was at the country music concert in Las Vegas that turned deadly before he received ominous texts from her.
On Sunday, at least 59 people were killed and over 500 were injured at a country music festival on the Las Vegas Strip. The victims were shot from a smashed out window of a 32nd floor room of the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino. It marked the deadliest shooting in American history. Jan was one of the 22,000 concertgoers at the three-day festival.
Joseph told CTV News his sister-in-law called to tell him there had been a shooting.
“Her sister called me at probably, I think it was midnight, and told me,” he said, adding that he was at work at the time.
Not long after the call, Joseph received texts from his wife.
“She said ‘I’ve been shot’ and