Jun 16th, 2017

Blimp crashes at US Open

An advertising blimp has crashed at the US Open at Erin Hills. Spectators watched in horror as the inflatable plunged to the ground in flames.

The pilot of the advertising blimp was seriously burned when the aircraft crashed, but has escaped with his life.

This was caught on Twitter:

https://twitter.com/AaronDrez/status/875386900747624449?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw&ref_url=http%3A%2F%2Fheavy.com%2Fnews%2F2017%2F06%2Fus-open-blimp-fire-crash-cause-youtube-video%2F

Here how it was reported on CBS Los Angeles:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qHZeI6gK9m8

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TAGS: US Open, Erin Hills, Tournaments