Kenny Chesney publicly said he's "devastated" by the death of...

Kenny Chesney publicly said he's "devastated" by the death of a woman who attended his Denver concert on July 30. Credit: Getty Images for Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum / Jason Kempin

The woman who fell to her death at Kenny Chesney's Denver concert on Saturday was identified Wednesday amid expressions of sympathy from the country music star and the venue.

"On July 31, 2022, at 12:28 a.m., the Denver Office of the Medical Examiner was notified of a death in the 1700 block of Bryant Street (Empower Field)," the municipal office announced. "Ms. Jimi Goodman, DOB 09/20/1973, was pronounced deceased on scene. An autopsy was completed on Ms. Goodman. The cause of death is from multiple blunt force injuries. The manner of death is an accident."

The Denver Police Department Saturday night had tweeted it was conducting a death investigation at the concert venue, Empower Field at Mile High, home stadium of the NFL's Broncos. Police later announced that, "An adult female guest … was sitting on an escalator railing, fell to the concourse below, and died as a result of the injuries. This is being investigated as an accidental death."

Four-time Country Music Award entertainer of the year winner and six-time Grammy nominee Chesney, 54, has not commented on social media or released a statement other than to The Denver Post. "I was devastated to learn of the loss of someone after our show," he told the newspaper Sunday. "There had been so much joy, so much heart coming from the people of Denver last night — and to hear this is heartbreaking. Life is precious. Sharing music brings us together and that love we share makes us so much more. For the lady who came to share that love, there are no words. For her friends and family's loss, I grieve with them and for them."

In lieu of a direct statement, Chesney’s representative directed Newsday to The Denver Post article.

Empower Field released a statement the same day, saying, "We extend our deepest sympathies to the loved ones of the woman involved in the tragic incident that occurred at the end of Saturday's concert … . There is nothing more important than the safety of our guests, and Stadium Management Company is in communication with the Denver Police Department as it investigates this unfortunate situation."

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