Fire Breaks Out at Hollywood Bowl as ‘Sound of Music’ Singalong Ends


A big hearth broke out by the Hollywood Bowl as concertgoers had been leaving the venue following a “Sound of Music” singalong on Sept. 17.

User movies on the social Media app Citizen confirmed firefighters dashing to place out palm bushes that had ignited into flames. LAFD additionally requested the California Highway Patrol shut down one lane of visitors.

The LAFD posted a discover on its Twitter web page after the blaze was underneath management, writing: “That somewhat stubborn fire near the @HollywoodBowl, our 1,423rd emergency of the day, thankfully involves only vegetation.”

The trigger of the fireplace is just not instantly recognized.

A user who had been at the Saturday evening live performance wrote, “Leaving the Hollywood Bowl after Sing Along Sound of Music and a small cluster of palm trees was on fire. It burned quickly and was barely embers by the time people reached their cars in stacked parking. While this was happening, the exiting crowd sang Do Re Mi in the tunnel.”

Another user described what gave the impression to be a fireplace that got here with out warning, writing: “Fire outside the Hollywood Bowl right now as we are all leaving the Sound of Music sing along it came out of nowhere — it wasn’t burning as we were walking out that literally just combusted.”

The Bowl’s season is in full swing with Rock and Roll Hall of Fame nominees Duran Duran not too long ago wrapping a three-night run.

Last week, John Williams teased a snippet of “Indiana Jones 5” throughout a live performance held at the Bowl.

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