Suspicious fire breaks out in Orange motel room
A fire broke out in a room at the Executive Inn & Suites on 27th Street Saturday morning. The City of Orange Fire Department responded around 7 a.m. Heavy smoke and fire was reported in a second story room on the west side of the complex according to Deputy Fire Chief Jerald Ziller.
The fire was under control in 15 minutes due to the quick action of the firefighters.
No injuries were reported. The blaze is under investigation and is considered suspicious.
Fire crews continued extinguishing hot spots and searching for hidden fire until 8:30 a.m.
The Fire Marshal was called to the scene to investigate the cause of the fire. He was assisted in the investigation by the Orange Police Department detective division.