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Fire at Chateau Country Club in Kenner destroys golf cart shack

The Kenner Fire Department said there was no damage to the main clubhouse.

KENNER, La. — A large fire at the Chateau Country Club in Kenner destroyed the club's golf cart facility Saturday night.

The two-alarm fire was confined to the golf cart facility, according to Kenner Police Chief Mike Conley, who said the other buildings were not damaged and that there were no apparent injuries.

A total of seven fire trucks and EMS responded to the fire. 

Spectators told WWL-TV that there was the sound of an explosion in the golf cart area and you could see dozens of golf carts had suffered fire damage. 

In a posting to its Facebook Page, the club said that it would be open as normal Sunday and that the golf course would be open for those who can walk it. The club said it was working to obtain golf carts as soon as possible. 

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