Las Vegas, Nevada 2021-01-12 20:42:00 –
Las Vegas (FOX5)-Las Vegas Fire And Rescue is working to contain a fire in a downtown wedding chapel.
They couldn’t see if anyone was inside the building during the fire.
According to a Twitter post from fire and rescue, the crew is setting fire and attacking at 1431 South Las Vegas Boulevard. According to the tweet, the boulevard will be closed in both directions at the intersection with 4th Avenue.
F3H TOC: 5:24 PM 1431 S Las Vegas Boulevard’s vacant 1-sto wedding chapel, heavy smoke on arrival, building locks, potential casualties inside, defense Operations, crew setup and attack, LV Boulevard will be closed in both directions. This is where the 4th St intersects. # PIO1NEWS pic.twitter.com/EYLnQXXyKT
— Las Vegas FireRescue (@LasVegasFD) January 13, 2021
According to the fire brigade, the wedding hall is a one-story building that is “vacant.”
“There is a lot of smoke on arrival, the building may be trapped and there may be casualties inside,” the tweet said.