New Orleans firefighters responded Tuesday to a two-alarm fire in an abandoned Mid-City hotel.
The fire broke out just before 8 p.m. near the intersection of S. White Street and Tulane Avenue.
Firefighters quickly brought the fire under control. The building was supposed to be secured but police said there were mattresses laid out and it appeared people had been sleeping there.
No one was injured in the fire.
The NOFD released the following account: