Video Captures Blimp Crash, Catch Fire at U.S. Open
Erin, WI — An advertising blimp has crashed at the U.S. Open. The Air Sign blimp went down in an open field in the Town of Erin, Washington County sheriff’s officials said. The USGA released the following statement: "According to local authorities, a commercial blimp not affiliated with the USGA or the U.S. Open Championship broadcast crashed in an open field approximately a half mile from the Erin Hills Golf Course at approximately 11:15 a.m.