Ultra Fest security guard improving after being trampled

By Monica Whitsel, Associate Producer, The Morning Show, mwhitsel@wjxt.com
Associated Press
Published On: Apr 04 2014 08:54:31 AM EDT
MIAMI, Fla. -

The father of an Ultra Music Festival security guard says his daughter is starting to talk. 

Erica Mack, 28, is slowly recovering.  She was trampled on by ticketless gate-crashers.

According to The Miami Herald, Erica can't remember what happened. 

She suffered a skull fracture and a broken leg.

According to an Ultra Fest spokesman, festival officials are reviewing security procedures.

Organizers blame the crowd, but the family wants answers as to how this happened. 

Miami Police Chief Manuel Orosa says officers warned about that specific area needing extra protection.

Now city leaders are looking to possibly end the the festival. 

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