Groom, Security Guards Help Prevent Disaster in Servis' Barn

A fire started by a faulty motor in a fan broke out in the barn of trainer John Servis at Philadelphia Park Casino & Racetrack the afternoon of June 20, causing minor injuries to his stable pony, Jinks.

No other horses were injured, and the fire was quickly contained by several security guards who used fire extinguishers, as well as the barn's sprinkler system. The local fire

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