Originally posted on Next Impulse Sports  |  Last updated 4/27/13
via @SoccerInsider Shortly before the Columbus Crew’s home match today against DC United their scoreboard literally caught on fire, and the game had to be delayed while it was extinguished.  The fire can be seen in the above image, and it was nothing to just ignore.  Thankfully the fire was put out and no one was injured.  The game was delayed one hour but still was played. #bbpBox_328286895584968704 a { text-decoration:none; color:#D50907; }#bbpBox_328286895584968704 a:hover { text-decoration:underline; }We are aware of the issues with our scoreboard, and are awaiting assistance from the Columbus Fire Dept. More details to follow. #Crew96about 1 hour ago via HootSuiteReplyRetweetFavorite@ColumbusCrewColumbus Crew#bbpBox_328288895211032576 a { text-decoration:none; color:#D50907; }#bbpBox_328288895211032576 a:hover { text-decoration:underline; }Columbus Fire Dept is on the scene and is extinguishing the fire as we speak. We will have more details shortly. #Crew96about 1 hour ago via HootSuiteReplyRetweetFavorite@ColumbusCrewColumbus Crew#bbpBox_328300771118555137 a { text-decoration:none; color:#D50907; }#bbpBox_328300771118555137 a:hover { text-decoration:underline; }The fire has been extinguished by the Columbus Fire Dept. and the south portion of the stadium has cleared for safety. #Crew9624 minutes ago via HootSuiteReplyRetweetFavorite@ColumbusCrewColumbus Crew[Dirty Tackle]   Article found on: Next Impulse Sports
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