LAS VEGAS (KTNV) — Las Vegas Fire and Rescue responded to a reported fire at a downtown casino Monday morning.
Firefighters were called to the Golden Nugget hotel-casino on Fremont Street at about 7:15 a.m.
Crews say a small electrical fire happened near the sportsbook but firefighters were able to contain the situation without any extension or evacuations needed.
Smoke was also cleared from the area and an employee was being checked for minor smoke inhalation, according to Las Vegas Fire.
F3S TOC: 7:13 AM 129 Fremont St Golden Nugget Hotel & Casino, small electrical fire near sportsbook - OUT, no extension, no evacuation needed, small amount of smoke being evacuated by crews & staff, 1 employee being checked for minor smoke inhalation. #PIO1NEWS #1135121 Ward-3 pic.twitter.com/xDNAviHzBG— Las Vegas FireRescue (@LasVegasFD) April 12, 2021