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USCoachella music festival: Fire breaks out on first night

19:05  13 april  2019
19:05  13 april  2019 Source:   cnn.com

Coachella Worker Dies After Fall at Festival Site

Coachella Worker Dies After Fall at Festival Site A worker died Saturday morning after falling in the staging area at the site of the Coachella Valley Music and Arts Festival, Indio police confirmed to the Palm Springs area publication the Desert Sun. The worker’s identity had not been announced at press time. Indio police spokesman Ben Guitron told the paper a worker in the staging area of the Empire Club Polo grounds had fallen and died at the scene. In a tweet, Cal Fire reported a “traumatic injury” and said a person “fell from a roof and perished at the scene” near Avenue 50 and Monroe Street. Guitron said officers received a call around 9:30 a.m.

A fire broke out early Saturday at the Coachella music festival in Indio, California, authorities said. No injuries were reported.

As reported by CNN, a fire broke out on the first night of the Coachella music festival in the early hours on Saturday, April 13. Authorities noted that no injuries were reported. The fire was reported shortly after 2 a.m. Pacific Time, and apparently broke out at one of the mobile shower units located

Coachella music festival: Fire breaks out on first night © @sphxeda/Twitter A fire early Saturday burns a mobile shower unit.

A fire broke out early Saturday at the Coachella music festival in Indio, California, authorities said. No injuries were reported.

The fire, at a mobile shower unit at the Empire Polo Club grounds, was reported at 2:06 a.m. local time, Riverside County Fire Department said. Four engines responded to the scene, near the center of the venue.

One trailer was damaged, while a second was destroyed, they said. How the fire started wasn't immediately clear.

Coachella kicked off Friday with Donald Glover, who raps and sings as Childish Gambino, as the headliner of the annual arts and music festival held over two weekends in April. Tame Impala and Ariana Grande are due to headline Saturday and Sunday, respectively.

Other event performers include Kacey Musgraves, Blackpink, Janelle Monáe, Los Tucanes De Tijuana, Bad Bunny, Khalid, Ella Mai, H.E.R. and actor Idris Elba, who is also an accomplished DJ.

YouTube will offer a curated livestream of both weekends' performances, a first for the video-sharing site.

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