Fire destroys Bismarck hotel

Associated Press

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Fire has destroyed a Bismarck hotel.

There are no immediate reports of injuries in the early morning blaze at the Bismarck Motor Hotel.

Police tell The Bismarck Tribune that all 145 guests are safe, and buses have been called in to help with the evacuation.

Authorities have closed a city street while firefighters work at the scene. They have the blaze under control.