Fire sparks evacuation at 28th Street hotel

Kent County

KENTWOOD, Mich. (WOOD) — A 28th Street hotel was evacuated after a fire broke out early Monday morning. 

At 2:48 a.m., firefighters from the Kentwood Fire Department were called to the Courtyard by Marriott hotel, located at 4741 28th Street SE, near Patterson Avenue SE.

Fire alarms woke up the occupants. They evacuated the hotel for about 10 minutes before being allowed back inside into their rooms.

No one was injured. Firefighters tell 24 Hour News 8 the fire was electrical, but the official cause is under investigation.

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