Fireworks spark roof fire at Mercedes-Benz Stadium

Fireworks spark small fire at Mercedes-Benz-Stadium
Fireworks spark small fire at Mercedes-Benz-Stadium(WGCL)
Published: Jun. 19, 2022 at 10:10 AM EDT
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ATLANTA, Ga. (CBS46) - Fireworks from a nearby display hit a gutter at Atlanta’s Mercedes-Benz Stadium and caused a small fire, according to investigators.

A fire inspector contacted dispatch around 9 p.m. Saturday night after noticing smoke and flames coming from the stadium’s north side of the roof.

Firefighters were able to contain the fire within minutes using an aerial ladder and a single water extinguisher.

Fire investigators say there were no reported injuries.