Fire at Coachella campgrounds – WKOW

Indio, Ca. (WKOW) — Concert-goers at Coachella music festival ran to safety, when a fire started overnight Friday into Saturday.

ABC News reports, witnesses heard explosions before public showers went up in flames.

No one was hurt.

Fire officials say the fire was due to the mechanical failure of the heating unit used for water.

The festival is expected to continue as scheduled.  The night of the fire was the first night of the festival.

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