Arson suspected in rail car fire near Arts District

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Courtesy: Las Vegas Fire and Rescue

LAS VEGAS (KLAS) — Las Vegas fire investigators suspect arson in a rail car fire that sparked Sunday morning near the Arts District.

Las Vegas Fire and Rescue says firefighters responded to a “flatbed rail car” on fire around 11:20 a.m. near Commerce Street and Charleston Boulevard.

The rail car is a complete loss, including the building material that was found inside. Investigators estimate about $750,000 in damages.

No injuries were reported, the department noted.

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