Videos emerged on twitter of the blimp falling from the sky after catching alight
US Open Blimp Crashes At Erin Hills
The crew reportedly had to parachute out after the blimp caught fire.
One user tweeted
More tweets below:
Sky Sports will be showing live TV coverage…
At the US Open 2017 in Erin Hills…
The world number two will use the TaylorMade…
This may be the blimp
The US Open is taking place at Erin Hills in Wisconsin. It is the first time the tournament has been hosted in the state and is also the first major held at Erin Hills.