DEVELOPING: Heavy smoke coming from fire at Mardi Gras Casino & Resort

Local News

Officials on scene say heavy smoke was reported at Mardi Gras Casino and Resort in Nitro. (Photo Credit: WOWK 13 News Reporter Katie Park)

UPDATE: (2:30 P.M. Friday, Oct. 22, 2021) – Officials on scene say heavy smoke was reported at Mardi Gras Casino and Resort in Nitro.

Firefighters on scene say the smoke came from the hotel area of the building. Everyone was evacuated and no injuries have been reported.

Multiple units from several departments across the Kanawha valley responded to the scene.

NITRO, WV (WOWK)—According to Metro 911, there is a fire at Mardi Gras Casino and Resort in Nitro.

There is very little information at the time, but heavy smoke has been reported.

Emergency crews are now on scene.

13 News has a crew on the way to the scene. We will update this story as new information becomes available.

This is a developing story, and we will continue to update it on WOWKTV.com, the WOWK 13 News App, and on 13 News on air.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Download the FREE WOWK 13 News App

Washington DC Bureau

More Washington DC Bureau

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

Trending Stories