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UPDATE: Longview blaze has been contained

Paul Donaldson Paul Donaldson
Nick McKinney Nick McKinney
Ranae Ranae

Posted by Ellen Krafve - email

LONGVIEW, TX (KLTV) - The blaze that engulfed the Ramada Inn in Longview has been contained, but Fire fighters are still battling hot spots.

According to officials, the fire may have begun in the middle of the hotel in the laundry room. They say that 50-60 rooms have been destroyed. 14 of those rooms were occupied, and 20-30 people were displaced from those rooms.

The Ramada Inn located off of Spur 63 in Longview behind the Butcher's Shop.

Officials say that no one was injured in the blaze.

We have a reporter on the scene and will bring you more information as we receive it.

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