A blimp circling the U.S. Open golf tournament at Erin Hills caught fire and crashed today. The pilot was the lone occupant and was transported from the crash scene with serious injuries. The crash was caught by several spectators on video. he escaped the crash.
Here is the video from witnesses to the event.
— madison seigworth (@msiggyy) June 15, 2017
— Drez (@AaronDrez) June 15, 2017
— golfjunkie (@mikecastleberry) June 15, 2017
— Julie Parise (@juliecbs58) June 15, 2017
FS1 is reporting the pilot of the blimp that went down is being treated, they captured video of the wreckage exploding pic.twitter.com/rn65q9gF2G
— CJ Fogler (@cjzero) June 15, 2017
Jesus this blimp at the US Open just crashed in my Grandma’s farm field (this is the only picture I got 2 hours before excuse the caption) pic.twitter.com/1yQuRIsRyO
— Alex Grimm (@AlexGrimm4) June 15, 2017