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Fire Breaks Out on Bellagio Hotel's Roof in Vegas

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    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.

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    No injuries were reported.