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Fire Breaks Out on Bellagio Hotel's Roof in Vegas

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    Flames Lick Roof at Famed Bellagio Hotel

    A fire broke out on a roof of the Bellagio Hotel on the Las Vegas Strip, shutting down traffic as firefighters fought the blaze.

    (Published Friday, April 14, 2017)

    More than 70 firefighters responded to a fire that broke out on the roof of the Bellagio Hotel on the Las Vegas Strip late Thursday.

    A Clark County Fire Department spokesman released a statement saying firefighters responded to a report of a fire on the roof of the building on the south side of the lake.

    Assistant Fire Chief Larry D. Haydu said in a statement that the location of the fire made access difficult but it was knocked down in under an hour.

    Part of Las Vegas Boulevard remained closed early Friday.

    Woman, 93, Rescued From Camp Fire by Her Garbageman

    [NATL] Woman, 93, Rescued From Camp Fire by Her Garbageman

    Margaret Newsum, 93, had no idea that the Camp Fire was rapidly approaching her Magalia home until her caretaker left for the day and she turned on the television. She was quickly rescued by her friend Dane Ray Cummings, who decided to break company policy and rescue Newsum with his Waste Management truck. KCRA reports.

    (Published Tuesday, Nov. 13, 2018)

    No injuries were reported.