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Fire breaks out at Winstar Casino


THACKERVILLE, OK -- Gamblers had some extra excitement at the Winstar Casino Friday afternoon.

Casino officials say two small maintenance gold carts caught on fire outside the casino.

Witnesses reported seeing a large plume of black smoke from miles away.

It happened around 5:00 p.m. at the resort in Thackerville.

Fire crews put it out quickly. The casino says there was some minimal smoke damage done to the building, but no evacuations were ordered and no one was hurt.

They’re still trying to figure out why it happened.