(Reuters) - An outside live performance in Oklahoma that includes 90\u2019s boy band favorites Backstreet Boys and 98 Levels was once canceled on Saturday after an intense typhoon struck the world and injured no less than 14 other folks, venue officers mentioned. \u201cWe by no means need to put our lovers in hurt\u2019s manner and with this night\u2019s climate and the wounds from previous, we've got made up our minds to cancel the display and can try to reschedule,\u201d the Backstreet Boys mentioned at the band\u2019s Twitter web page. Buyers on the sold-out display held on the WinStar International On line casino and Hotel in Thackerville, just about 130 miles south of Oklahoma Town, had been requested to hunt refuge at round five:00 p.m. native time when lightning seemed inside of 4 miles of the on line casino, the hotel mentioned in a commentary. About 150 other folks left out the warnings and persevered to attend in line for the display. \u201cAt roughly five:30 p.m., the typhoon hit and knocked over the live performance front trusses with 70-80 mile an hour winds and heavy rain,\u201d hotel officers mentioned in a commentary. Staff attend to fallen steel construction at Backstreet Boys live performance in Thackerville, Oklahoma, U.S. August 18, 2018 on this photograph acquired from social media. Emily Jordan\/by means of REUTERS Fourteen other folks had been handled on the scene and brought to native hospitals. Two were launched, officers mentioned. The Backstreet Boys, perfect identified for hits like \u201cI Need It That Manner\u201d and \u201cEveryone (Backstreet\u2019s Again),\u201d and 98 Levels, well-known for his or her love ballad \u201cI Do (Cherish You), had been scheduled to accomplish for greater than 12,00zero lovers. Backstreet Boys member Kevin Richardson instructed lovers by means of his Twitter account that protection inspectors had checked the level for injury after the typhoon. \u201cSadly, because of injury sustained within the typhoon previous this night time, we're not able to accomplish the display this night,\u201d Richardson tweeted afterward. \u201cProtection is at all times #1. Stay your tickets as a result of, Backstreet WILL BE BACK.\u201d Organizers mentioned the live performance can be rescheduled and tickets to Saturday\u2019s display can be venerated at the new date. \u201cWe're disenchanted that this night\u2019s display was once canceled because of the inclement climate,\u201d mentioned 98 Levels by means of the band\u2019s Twitter web page. \u201cWe all know lots of you traveled to be right here nowadays. Sending you all our love and hope to peer you quickly.\u201d Slideshow (2 Pictures)Reporting through Gina Cherelus in New York; Modifying through Darren SchuettlerOur Requirements:The Thomson Reuters Accept as true with Ideas.