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NOFD fights two-alarm fire at hotel in heart of French Quarter

(Source: Associated Press) (Source: Associated Press)
NEW ORLEANS, LA (WVUE) -

The New Orleans Fire Department battled a two-alarm fire at a hotel in the heart of the French Quarter Wednesday morning. 

Firefighters were dispatched to The Biscuit Palace Hotel on 730 Dumaine Street around 1:16 am. 

Upon arrival, firefighters found a fire in a room on the third floor, according to the report. 

Crews immediately began a search and went door-to-door to check on the guests safety. 

According to the report, no injuries were reported. 

A second-alarm was requested at 1:43 a.m. to prevent the fire from spreading to other parts of the building. 

At the time of the fire, only two of the nine guest rooms were occupied with a total of 11 guests. 

The fire was placed under control by 2:20 a.m., according to the report. 

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