Fire Erupts At Suffolk Downs
Firefighters are battling a three-alarm blaze in a building at the Suffolk Downs horse race track in Revere.
The fire was reported at about 5:30 p.m. Tuesday. Television news photos showed flames and smokes coming through the roof of one of several large, one-story buildings in the stable area.
No injuries have been reported to people or animals.
A track spokeswoman said she did not immediately have details.
WCVB-TV reported that the fire is in a kitchen area. The station said horses were evacuated from some nearby stables as a precaution.
The track is to begin its live thoroughbred racing season on Saturday.
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