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Woman burned in central Las Vegas strip mall fire

Updated June 25, 2019 - 7:13 am

A woman suffered burns in a two-alarm fire at a strip mall in central Las Vegas on Monday night.

The Clark County Fire Department was dispatched at 9:22 p.m. to a reported fire at a beauty supply store at 3530 E. Tropicana Road near South Pecos Road, according to a news release.

The fire was knocked down at 9:48 p.m., said Troy Tuke, an assistant fire chief.

The woman had burns on her extremities and was transported to a hospital. Her condition was not available as of 7 a.m. Tuesday.

Minor damage was considered likely to the two adjacent businesses, Tuke said.

The cause of the fire and extent of the damages are pending.

Contact Marvin Clemons at mclemons@reviewjournal.com.

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