Fire at downtown Winnipeg hotel caused by smoking
No injuries at Best Western Charterhouse Hotel
Guests at the Best Western Charterhouse Hotel on York Avenue got an early wake-up Saturday morning.
Fire officials said a mattress fire in a room on the fourth floor resulted in smoke in the hallways.
Crews were called around 5:20 a.m. and soon had the blaze under control.
The cause is said to be careless smoking.
Damage is estimated at $200,000.
There were no injuries.