New Orleans EMS 发推文 that it transported one patient from the scene to the New Orleans University Medical Center for minor burns
Smoke could be seen billowing from the roof of the dome, where the NFL’s New Orleans Saints play.
The fire is under control
, 根据一个 鸣叫 from the City of New Orleans emergency preparedness campaign Tuesday afternoon
A crew was pressure-washing the roof when the fire started
, 根据 CNN affiliate WDSU
, which cited fire officials
. Venue and event manager ASM Global issued a statement that the pressure washer caught fire
, the affiliate reported
Employees were evacuated from the dome about 12:40 下午. 当地时间, WDSU reported, and were allowed back in about half an hour later.
According to the New Orleans Fire Department, the blaze was a three-alarm fire.