Fires cause midtown Manhattan hotel evacuation
Aug. 28, 2018
NEW YORK (AP) — Hundreds of people were evacuated from a midtown Manhattan hotel after fires were reported on several floors.
The fires broke out just before noon Tuesday at the Staybridge Suite Times Square, a 36-story hotel on West 40th Street near the Port Authority bus terminal.
Fire officials told WABC-TV that one fire was in a room and two others were in hallways.
There were no reports of any serious injuries.
Fire marshals are investigating.