Authorities investigate Byram hotel fire - - Jackson, MS

Authorities investigate Byram hotel fire

BYRAM, MS (Mississippi News Now) -

Authorities are investigating a fire that took place at a Byram hotel.

The fire took place around 3 p.m. Saturday at the Value Place Hotel in Byram located on I-55 S. just off of the Frontage Road.

According to Byram Fire Chief Marshall Robinson Jr., the fire started on a stove located on the fourth floor and set off the sprinkler system.

The building was not condemned; meaning customers are still staying there.

Some of the guests' rooms were affected by the blaze and they were evacuated.

Our crew witnessed people taking their luggage from the hotel.

A fire marshall will stay at the scene overnight incase of any emergencies.


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