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One injured in fire at Boomtown Casino

One injured in fire at Boomtown Casino
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POSTED: Friday, June 28, 2013 - 6:30pm

UPDATED: Friday, June 28, 2013 - 6:34pm

A fire that ignited on the Boomtown Casino boat injured one person, Jefferson Parish fire officials said.

The fire began about 5:00 p.m. Friday, June 28 and was eventually extinguished.

One person suffered burns to their leg in the fire, officials said.

Crews from the Harvey Fire Department were at the scene.

State Police and Coast Guard crews were notified. Since the fire happened on a boat, the Coast Guard will handle the investigation.

No further details were immediately available.

 

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