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Smoke leads to late night evacuation at Riverside Casino & Golf Resort

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RIVERSIDE (KWWL) - Operations are back to normal at Riverside Casino & Golf Resort after an evacuation late Sunday night.

According to the Washington County Sheriff's Office, employees saw smoke coming from one of the hotel's elevator shafts at about 11:30 p.m. Sunday night, prompting hotel management to evacuate the building.

No one was injured and authorities are trying to figure out what caused the smoke.

Fire departments from Riverside, Kalona, Ainsworth and Lone Tree were all called in to assist with the incident.

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