News release from the Fort Wayne Fire Department:
Structure Fire, 522 Coliseum Boulevard East
(June 16, 2015) – The Fort Wayne Fire Department responded to the report of a structure fire at the Howard Johnson’s Hotel. The first unit on the scene met with the manager and was directed to the 3rd floor where smoke was discovered. A crew pulled a line and found an accidental fire on the third floor. The building was being evacuated when units arrived. No injuries were reported and it took 16 minutes to bring the fire under control.
The FWFD was assisted by the FWPD, Neighborhood code and Board of Health