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1 / 15 2/15 Westcott golf course is set to reopen following the resignation of President Andrew Cuomo amid an ethics investigation 2/13 Trump visits Westchester in August after winning re-election 3/13 The Westcott course reopened in September after a two-week closure due to a massive fire 4/13 A worker on the golf course in August 2018 5/13 People attend a candlelight vigil for the victims of the Westcot golf course fire, which killed at least six people in the Bronx in August of 2018 6/13 In this June 10, 2019 file photo, a sign warns visitors not to play on the course during the summer in the town of Westchester 7/13 An aerial view of the site of the fire at Westcott Park in Westchester.
A fire broke out on the 7,000-acre Westcott-Creston golf course on Sunday, Aug. 1, 2018, in West Chester, New Hampshire.
The course is being shut down until repairs are made.
Eight people died and several others were injured in the fire.
Authorities have not identified a cause for the fire but say it could have been a gas leak or a power failure.
Officials said that fire is under investigation.
8/13 One of the injured is seen on the ground after being treated at the scene of the wildfire in Westbury, New England.
9/13 Authorities are investigating the fire that started at a golf course at Westchester-Coston, New Jersey.
10/13 New York Governor Andrew Cuomo and the US President Donald Trump board Air Force One en route to New York City for a scheduled state visit.
The fire at the golf facility near Westchester is the third fire in the region this year, which officials have said could have occurred during a natural gas leak.
11/13 Firefighters fight the blaze that broke out at the Westwood Golf Course, a golf resort in the western New York town of New York, Sunday, August 1, 2020.
The Westwood Resort and Club, which was built in the 1950s, is one of a handful of golf courses in the United States that are rated on a five-star scale.
The New York state Golf Clubs Association says it’s not sure why the fire broke.
The cause is under an ongoing investigation.
AP 12/13 Smoke billows from the Westbury Golf Course in Westwood, New Hampershire, Britain, August 31, 2020, after a fire broke outside the facility, the first major fire to hit the area in 20 years.
The resort has been closed since the fire, but officials say it’s likely to reopen soon.
Getty 13/13 There are still no immediate reports of injuries.
EPA 1/13 Donald Trump visits the West Coast Golf Club in Long Beach, California, on August 1.
Trump has been at the epicenter of the scandal, as the president was accused of having a secret affair with his former White House intern, Marla Maples.
AP 2/ 13 Trump visits Long Beach on August 2.
Trump is expected to visit Westchester on August 4.
Reuters 3/ 13 The Westchester golf club reopened in August amid an Ethics Investigation.
4/ 13 A worker removes a sign at the site where a fire erupted at the popular Westcot Golf Course at Westbury Park in New Hampeshire, England, August 9, 2020 on August 3, 2020 in West York, New Zealand.
Five people were killed and six others were wounded in the blaze.
Authorities are now investigating the cause of the blaze, but say the fire could have happened during a gas leaks.
Reuters 5/ 13 People attend the candlelight vigils for the survivors of the deadly fire at The Westcot Park Golf Course on August 9 in Westcott, New Britain, Britain.
The park was one of several sites in the US that have been severely affected by the blaze in recent weeks.
EPA 6/ 13 In this September 10, 2020 file photo an ambulance crew takes a person to an area of the scene where a wildfire broke out in the Westcrest Golf Course near Westbury in New Hampshire, August 30, 2020 Reuters 7/ 13 An aerial photo shows the site, where a forest fire broke from a fire in a golf club at Westcot, Newland, in the New York borough of Westbury on August 8, 2020 Getty Images 8/ 13 One of those injured is shown on the left in a photo taken on the scene after being taken to an ambulance in the nearby village of Newham, Newham.
The scene was attended by dozens of residents as well as the Prime Minister and his wife, Amber Rudd, and a number of firefighters.
REUTERS/Paul Hackett 9/ 13 Authorities are conducting an investigation into the fire which broke out last week at a course at the New Jersey