ANCHORAGE (KTUU) - A mechanical unit caught fire at The Dome early Friday morning.
Anchorage Fire quickly responded to the scene and started to put out the fire.
Fire crews are on scene at The Dome in Anchorage near Dowling Road. The director of operations told me no one was injured and he’s not worried about the sports complex deflating. He said a mechanical unit caught fire. pic.twitter.com/7EXrOFFvp0— Samie Solina KTUU (@samiesolina) October 11, 2019
Russell Moore, Director of Operations, said there were people inside but they were evacuated. Thankfully no one was hurt.
Moore went on to say a backup unit kicked in and kept The Dome inflated.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
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