Crews respond to fire at Danville’s Astoria Hotel North

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DANVILLE, Va. (WFXR) — A small fire at a Danville hotel caused damage to a second floor room this morning.

The fire was reported just before 7 a.m. at the Astoria Hotel North, located at 1030 Piney Forest Road.

When fire crews arrived on scene, they found light smoke coming from room 25 on the second floor, where a couch was on fire. The fire was put out within nine minutes of firefighters arriving on scene.

No one was injured. The room has “moderate smoke and heat damage,” the Danville Fire Department reported.

It added that discarded smoking materials started the fire.

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