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6 injured in small fire at midtown hotel: FDNY

Posted: 4:48 AM, Mar 07, 2017
Updated: 2017-03-07 04:48:12-05

MANHATTAN – Six people were injured in a small fire at a midtown hotel early Tuesday, FDNY said.

Hotel guests and employees were seen outside the Hotel NH Jolly Madison Towers after a fire was reported in the basement of the building on March 7, 2017. (PIX11)

It started in the basement of Hotel NH Jolly Madison Towers on E. 38 Street around 1:30 a.m., but it didn’t spread any higher.

Dozens of hotel guests and employees were seen evacuating from the building, but fire has been put out and visitors could go back inside.

All injuries were considered minor, according to the FDNY.