Festival-goers told to run as fire breaks out at Coachella overnight

16 April, 2019, 07:59 | Author: Donna Miller
  • BREAKING: Huge fire breaks out at Coachella as people urged to flee

Thankfully, no injuries were reported.

The Riverside County Fire Department sent four engines to the scene. They found a shower unit engulfed in flames; one trailer was damaged and another was destroyed. How the fire started wasn't immediately clear.

It comes a week after a worker fell to his death while setting up the stage area at the festival.

Nobody was hurt in the incident that happened around 2 a.m. near the center of the venue, according to CalFire. "We were told at one point we had to vacate the premises, but then we were told it was OK and we could stay". "The flames got high". Perez's thoughts on the festival and Ariana Grande, Childish Gambino, Billie Eilish, Khalid, Weezer and MORE!

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Other artists set to feature over the weekend include Pusha T and the actor Idris Elba, who will be performing a DJ set.

Blackpink made history when they became the first K-pop girl group to perform at the festival, with YouTube livestreaming the set on the big screen at New York City's Times Square.

The 2019 Coachella festival kicked off last night, and already there seemed to have been some nearly deadly issues for concertgoers as a fire broke out on the campgrounds.

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