Fire damages Hotel Mount Pearl

A hotel in Mount Pearl remained closed on Friday after being struck by an afternoon fire on Thursday.

A hotel in Mount Pearl remained closed on Friday after being struck by an afternoon fire on Thursday. 

Crews were called to Hotel Mount Pearl on Park Avenue around 4 p.m. 

"There was extensive damage done to the interior of the business," the Royal Newfoundland Constabulary said in a statement. 

Police remained on the scene overnight. 

The cause of the fire is now under investigation.