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4 vehicles catch fire at Venetian parking garage

Four vehicles were ablaze at The Venetian parking garage Wednesday night, according to the Clark County Fire Department.

The fire began on the seventh level of The Venetian parking garage. It was not clear when the fire started, but firefighters had it mostly extinguished by 9 p.m., Assistant Fire Chief Larry Haydu said.

The parking garage was evacuated until the wind cleared the smoke out of the garage, Haydu said. No injuries were reported.

The cause of the blaze has not been released.

Contact Ricardo Torres at rtorres@reviewjournal.com and 702-383-0381. Find him on Twitter: @rickytwrites.

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