The Astroworld Festival has ended in tragedy with 8 dead and many injured after a crowd surged forward while rapper Travis Scott was performing.
The sold out event had an estimated 50,000 people attend the outdoor venue at NRG Park.
Witnesses claim it happened within a few minutes and that there were several people on the ground experiencing some type of cardiac arrest or medical episode.
300 people were treated at a field hospital set up nearby. Paramedics were helping people within the crowd. CPR was performed on at least 11 people who were taken away for further medical assistance.