Damaging fire at Blytheville hotel, Holiday Inn evacuated - WMC Action News 5 - Memphis, Tennessee

Damaging fire at Blytheville hotel, Holiday Inn evacuated

A fire at two restaurants attached to the Holiday Inn at Blytheville did significant damage and resulted in an evacuation of the hotel.

Officials said Thursday that the overnight fire destroyed the eateries. Some damage was reported to the hotel.

No injuries were immediately reported, but firefighters were making a room to room check of the two-story property.

The hotel has 155 rooms and was renovated in 2006.

Investigators have not yet determined what started the fire.

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