- A fire broke out in Coachella in southern California on Sunday morning
- It burned through 10 acres of vegetation before firefighters contained it
- By the time it was stopped the fire had spread to about six miles from the festival
- However people at the Coachella music festival in Indio were never in danger
- Beyonce performed there Saturday and Cardi B and Eminem are on tonight
By Germania Rodriguez For Dailymail.com
Published: 14:56 EDT, 15 April 2018 | Updated: 18:30 EDT, 15 April 2018
Firefighters have stopped a fire that was quickly spreading near the Coachella music festival in southern California on Sunday.
The fire was about six miles from the popular yearly festival in Indio when its spread halted, but not before it burned through 10 acres of vegetation, as reported by the Desert Sun.
Officials said the fire had the potential to spread 50 acres, but added that at no point were festival goers enjoying the last day of the first week of the event in any danger.
More than 100 firefighters were deployed to Coachella, California to stop the spread of a fire
The fire began on Sunday morning near the famous Coachella music festival in Indio
First reports of the fire began shortly before 5am in a palm grove near the 46600 block of Tyler Street in the city of Coachella.
More than 100 firefighters were sent to the scene and by 8.10am officials said the fire was 10 percent contained.
The fire caused power lines to come down and crews from the Imperial Irrigation District have been dispatched to repair them.
No injuries have been reporter so far and the cause of the fire remains under investigation.
The Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival is greatly-anticipated every year, with celebrities rushing to Indio to attend.
On Saturday Beyonce gave a jaw-dropping performance that saw her reunited on stage with husband Jay-Z, her former Destiny's Child group and her sister Solange.
Rappers Cardi B and Eminem are set to perform on Sunday night.
Celebraties such as Kendall and Kylie Jenner, Justin Bieber, Gigi Hadid and Rihanna have all been spotted at the trendy festival this year.
Before it was stopped, the fire burned through 10 acres of vegetation, officials said
Superstar Beyonce performed at the festival on Saturday night. Rappers Cardi B and Eminem are scheduled to perform on Sunday night