Fire breaks out at Florida’s Ben Hill Griffin Stadium, no structural damage reported


FILE-This Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011 file photo shows the west exterior of Ben Hill Griffin Stadium at University of Florida, in Gainesville, Fla. The University of Florida has rescinded an admissions offer to a prospective student who posted a racist comment on social media. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (WMBB)– A fire broke out at Florida’s Ben Hill Griffin Stadium on Saturday. According to the university, it was caused by a maintenance tractor.

The fire was contained shortly after firefighters arrived. There was no structural damage to the facility.

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