ROANOKE, Va. (WDBJ) – Roanoke Fire-EMS was dispatched at 11:41 p.m. to the Days Inn on Orange Ave. When units arrived they found the building with smoke coming from the first floor. Upon arriving crews had to help with evacuations.
Roanoke Fire-EMS reports crews found the fire extended into the walls and spread to the second and third floors. Due to the extension the Incident Commander on scene marked the fire a #SecondAlarm, dispatching more units/personnel to assist with fire suppression.
Crews are on scene working to extinguish the fire. No injuries have been reported. The cause of the fire is under investigation.
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