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Fire damages Durham motel, guests escape uninjured

Posted December 25, 2018 11:31 a.m. EST
Updated December 25, 2018 12:25 p.m. EST

— The Carolina Duke Motor Inn on Guess Road in Durham was damaged by fire Christmas morning.

No one was injured, but one room was heavily damaged by the fire and three additional rooms had smoke damage.

Ten residents of the hotel were moved to other rooms.

The fire was reported to the Durham Fire Department at 10:35 a.m. The cause is under investigation.