Videos emerged on twitter of the blimp falling from the sky after catching alight


US Open Blimp Crashes At Erin Hills

Videos have emerged of a blimp crashing down the ground at Erin Hills during round one of the US Open.

The crew reportedly had to parachute out after the blimp caught fire.

One user tweeted

More tweets below:

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.