Ariana Grande concert attack: First victim named

The first victim of a suicide blast at an Ariana Grande concert has been named as a 16-year-old girl, Georgina Callender.

One of her last tweets had been sent to the popstar, only hours before she would be killed, sharing her excitement at the upcoming show.

"SO EXCITED TO SEE YOU TOMORROW," she wrote.

Georgina was one of 22 people killed in the explosion, while dozens of others were injured. Police said a number of those killed were children.

She died in hospital with her mother at her bedside, according to local media.

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