Somewhere between one-fifth and one-third of the carpet was affected by the leak, leaving a messy puddle in the middle of the luxurious path. Beverly Hills firemen were required to vacuum up the water, while press set up in the area were moved elsewhere.
King of the Red Carpet Ryan Seacrest was close enough to snap a photo of the wet mess:
— Ryan Seacrest (@RyanSeacrest) January 12, 2014
The carpet ended up cut apart in order to open up a drain for the water. It’s unlikely that any dresses will be ruined before the show begins.