As if "Transformers 4" isn't enough of a thrill ride, the cast and crew for the upcoming action blockbuster – including star Mark Wahlberg and director Michael Bay – faced some real life danger while shooting on Tuesday evening.
Firefighters were rushed to a house in Pflugerville, Texas at 7:25 pm after fire broke out in a home where the "Transformers 4" company was shooting a scene in an attic. A crew member told reporters that the company was shooting a "controlled explosion" when the fire took hold. However, a photographer at the scene believed the fire was caused by faulty wiring.
While extensive damage was done to the attic, the rest of the structure, said to be over a hundred years old, was saved.
"There was one injury to a civilian who was transported to the hospital by Austin Travis County EMS,” a Pflugerville Fire Department representative told reporters. (Pflugerville is a small town less than twenty miles from Austin, Texas.) “We have noRead More »from Mark Wahlberg & Michael Bay Escape Fire on ‘Transformers 4’ Set