Fires Cause Midtown Manhattan Hotel Evacuation


Hundreds of people were evacuated from a midtown Manhattan hotel after fires were reported on several floors.

The fires broke out just before noon Tuesday at the Staybridge Suite Times Square, a 36-story hotel on West 40th Street near the Port Authority bus terminal.

Fire officials told WABC-TV that one fire was in a room and two others were in hallways.

There were no reports of any serious injuries.

Fire marshals are investigating.