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Guests evacuated after hotel fire


Several guests were evacuated after a hotel fire in Roselawn on Friday morning.

Fire crews were called to the Sycamore Hotel on Reading Road just before 5 a.m.

Initial arriving fire units found smoke showing in the rear of the 2-story building. A fire in the second floor common hallway was quickly extinguished, preventing extension into the individual suites.

Everyone made it out safely, and no injuries were reported.

Damage is estimated at $3,000. The cause remains under investigation.

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