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Two Raleigh police officers taken to hospital after hotel fire

Posted July 22, 2015
Updated July 23, 2015

— Three people, including two Raleigh police officers, were recovering at a local hospital early Thursday after being injured in a fire that was intentionally set at a Raleigh motel.

Emergency crews responded to the Wake Inn, at 3120 New Bern Ave., at about 9:20 p.m.

The officers and another person were taken to WakeMed to be treated for smoke inhalation, fire officials said.

No other information about the fire has been released, but officials said it was intentionally set.

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  • Elizabeth Anne Wells Jul 23, 2015
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    Wishing a speedy recovery to all three. I do not understand why people just can't live and let live. Why go out and destroy something that belongs to someone else???