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Suspicious fire damages motel rooms in Pullman

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(PHOTO: Pullman Radio) (PHOTO: Pullman Radio)
PULLMAN, Wash. -

Fire investigators in Pullman and police detectives are looking into an early morning fire that damaged three rooms at the American Travel Inn. 

Firefighters received the call just before 4:45 a.m. when a fire broke out in one of the upper rooms of the motel. Firefighters contained the fire to that one room, but another room suffered minor damages and the room below suffered water damage. 

The two occupants of the room that caught fire were able to get out safely. They were employees of a Spokane construction fire that were working on a nearby apartment complex. 

No injuries were reported. 

Investigators are still looking into an exact cause, but are calling the fire suspicious. 

PHOTO courtesy of Pullman Radio News

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