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100 guests displaced after fire burns through Phoenix hotel

Jan 2, 2023, 10:00 AM
(Phoenix Fire Department Photo) (Phoenix Fire Department Photo) (Phoenix Fire Department Photo)

PHOENIX — A hundred people were displaced Sunday night after an electrical fire tore through the fifth floor of a Phoenix hotel, authorities said.

Fire fighters responded to reports of a high-rise hotel fire around 7:30 p.m. near Dunlap Avenue and Interstate 17, the Phoenix Fire Department said in a press release.

Fire personnel evacuated the Sheraton Phoenix Crescent hotel before extending hose lines to extinguish the fire that was isolated to the fifth floor utility room.

Hotel management and the Fire Department Crisis Response team were assisting the displaced guests.

No injuries were reported at the incident.

Investigators were on the scene to determine the cause of the fire.

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