An Adele fan claims she nearly died after dozens of giant, latex-covered balloons were dropped on the crowed at the singer’s Adelaide concert.
Poonja Newman, who suffers from a latex allergy, has spent the last two days in the Intensive Care Unit at The Royal Adelaide Hospital after coming into contact with the balloons on Monday night.
“I felt my lips swelling and I couldn’t breathe,” she told Seven News from her hospital bed.
"I knew I was in trouble."
The mother of three self-administered three EpiPens in an attempt to halt the potentially life-threatening reaction, but they proved ineffective.