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Video Shows Damage To Mile High Stadium After Fire

An interior view of the Denver Broncos stadium.

DENVER, CO - NOVEMBER 19: A pair of F-16 fighter jets perform a flyover in a general view before a game between the Denver Broncos and the Cincinnati Bengals at Sports Authority Field at Mile High on November 19, 2017 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Justin Edmonds/Getty Images)

A scary scene went down at the Broncos' Mile High Stadium Thursday when a fire broke out, causing damage to the suite and third-level seating area.

Authorities are still investigating the cause of the fire. Thankfully, per Denver Fire Department spokesman Greg Pixley, no one was hurt in the blaze.

75 firefighters were called in to tame the fire. And according to Pixley, the fire grew to a range of 1,000 square feet. Explaining, "We’re lucky to have had the capabilities to get ahead of the fire, and we’re lucky the sprinkler system started to hold the fire in check," via NBC News. The flames first started around 2 PM local time. And it reportedly didn't take too long for black smoke to be pouring out of the stadium. Images tweeted out by the fire department itself depicted a frightening situation.

Mile High Stadium, built in 2001, lost a good amount of its seats in the upper sections due to the fire. With "significant" damage done due to the synthetic plastics they were made out of.

With new ownership on the way in short order, the stadium is expected to be under different command soon.