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Lightning strike causes fire at Nashville hotel

Video of fire in story provided by witnesses Phyllis Woodruff, Ozzy Ramirez and Ken Wagner.

NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Firefighters put out a fire at a Nashville hotel this morning caused by a lightning strike.

The Comfort Suites on Percy Priest Drive caught fire on Saturday morning after a lightning strike hit the building causing a fire on the roof. The building was evacuated.

Firefighters extinguished the fire. No injuries are reported.

Hotel guests tell FOX 17 News that no smoke detectors or fire alarms went off during the time of the fire.

The hotel is closed.

FOX 17 News talked with several witnesses and will have more on this story on FOX 17 News at 9 p.m.: fox17.com/live.

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