Three people were injured when crowds rushed out of a Las Vegas festival.

Three people flown to local hospitals with minor injuries after crowds rushed from the festival grounds . Police say large number of people escaped the venue .

LAS VEGAS (LAS VEGAS) — Authorities said a music festival in Las Vegas reopened on Saturday after a security problem temporarily halted attendance.Three people were flown to local hospitals with minor injuries after crowds at the Lovers & Friends Festival rushed from the Las Vegas Festival Grounds, according to Las Vegas police.Since gunfire was reportedly heard around 10 p.m., police said a large number of people escaped the venue.According to a statement released by police, there is no evidence of a shooting at the moment, and the initial inquiry has been dismissed as unfounded.

Several R&B and rap artists are included in the two-day festival, which started on Saturday, including Usher, Ludacris, and Ne-Yo.