Travis Scott issued a statement

Travis Scott issued a statement for the events that unfolded at the #astroworld festival. The rapper says, “I am absolutely devastated by what took place last night. My prayers go out to the families and all those impacted by what happened at Astroworld Festival. Houston PD has my total support as they continue to look into the tragic loss of life. I am committed to working together with the Houston community to heal and support the families in need. Thank you to Houston PD, Fire Department, and NRG Park for their immediate response and support. Love you all.” Live Nation are the organizers of the event. 

Local officials vowed to launch an investigation into what led to the tragedy at the music festival headlined and organized by rapper Travis Scott, saying they will review video from the scene and assess how the venue was laid out. Houston Fire Chief Sam Peña said Saturday. Over the last 24 hours videos from attendees have been popping up all over the internet of the dire situation and scared fans. 

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