An advertising blimp crashed and caught fire on Thursday in at the 117th United States Open Golf Championship at Erin Hills in Erin, Wisconsin.
The blimp’s pilot, luckily, was the only person on board – and sustained serious burns and other injuries from the crash.
The sheriff’s office of Washington County, Wisconsin believes that the blimp experienced mechanical problems prior to going down.
AirSign tweeted out an update on the blimp pilot, saying that he has been taken to the hospital and is expected to recover.
See a video of the vessel going down below.