TAMPA, FLA-(970 WFLA)-The Howard Johnson's Hotel at 111 West Fortune Street, downtown, had to be evacuated today after a call about a fire on an upper floor.
Tampa Fire-Rescue responded with three alarms and found two rooms involved in fire on the 12th floor. Firefighters managed to get the flames out in a short amount of time.
The 12th floor was unoccupied when the fire broke out. There are no injuries and the guests and staff were allowed back inside about an hour after firefighters finished their work.
Fire investigators are trying to find out what started the fire.