1 suffers minor burn injuries during stove fire at Rochester hotel

A stove fire prompted a hotel evacuation of one floor early Monday morning.

Posted: Jul. 9, 2018 6:18 AM

ROCHESTER, Minn. – A stove fire prompted a hotel evacuation of one floor early Monday morning.
Around 1:45 a.m., the Rochester Fire Department responded to the Broadway Plaza Hotel.
An occupant staying on the 8th floor was able to use a fire extinguisher to put out the stove fire, which set off the fire alarms.
People staying on the eighth floor were evacuated to the lobby while crews ventilated the area.
One person was treated for minor burns, and hotel guests were able to return to their rooms within an hour.

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