Tuesday, April 22, 2014
(Indio, CA) -- A 24-year-old Coachella festival attendee is dead of an apparent drug and alcohol overdose. Organizers for the event issued a statement Friday, saying the woman collapsed during the first weekend of the festival last Saturday and was taken to the hospital where she remained until she was pronounced dead Thursday. The woman is identified as Kimchi Truong of Oakland, California. Coachella promoters offered condolences to Truong's family and friends, calling the tragedy "an unfortunate but isolated incident."