MASHANTUCKET — Officials are investigating following a Monday morning fire on the 21st floor of the Grand Pequot Hotel tower at Foxwoods Resort and Casino.
Multiple area fire departments, including mutal aid from the North Stonington Volunteer Fire Department, were called to the facility with reports of an active structure fire shortly before 11 a.m., officials confirmed. Firefighters indicated that the facility was evaucated and the sprinkler system went off, helping to douse flames before it could cause any serious damage.
Further details of the response were not released and officials said a cause has not been determined. The incident remains under investigation.