Rooftop Fire Evacuates, Closes Hotel

Posted at 1:49 PM, May 27, 2016
and last updated 2016-05-27 14:49:39-04

A local hotel has closed and moved out all of its guests after a rooftop fire.

Officials said the fire happened Friday at the Fairfield Inn and Suites in the 900 block of Division Street.

The fire was contained to a room on the roof, but authorities confirmed the entire hotel was evacuated.

According to reports, the hotel was closed and all guests were compensated and moved to sister hotels in the city.

No injuries were reported from the fire. The extent of the damage was unknown.

Authorities had not released the cause of the fire.