The report says that at least one person is dead and seven injured after a part of Madonna’s “Sticky and Sweet” stage set collapsed Thursday in Marseilles France, according to French police.

“I am devastated to have just received this tragic news,” the singer said in a statement Thursday through her spokesperson Liz Rosenberg. “My prayers go out to those who were injured and their families along with my deepest sympathy to all those affected by this heartbreaking news.”

The accident happened during construction of the stage for Madonna’s show at the Velodrome Stadium at 5:15 p.m. french time when the roof accidentally fell in.

Police and firemen have closed the stadium while trying to rescue those who were still trapped.

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