MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — If you happened to drive past the construction site for the forthcoming U.S. Bank Stadium in downtown Minneapolis, you may have had cause for alarm.
A plume of smoke could be seen late Friday morning at the site.READ MORE: Semi Driver Killed In I-94 Crash In St. Michael, State Patrol Says
The construction firm working on project confirmed there had been fire, which workers extinguished immediately.READ MORE: Man Charged With Murder In Gunfight-Turned-Crash That Killed Autumn Merrick, 18
The workers were welding metal decks and sparks fell onto nearby insulation material, said a representative from Mortenson.MORE NEWS: Stray Bullets Hit Daycare, Multiple Homes In Brooklyn Park
The representative said no one was injured in the incident and work continued immediately afterward.