ROSEVILLE (CBS13) – Dozens of people were evacuated from their hotel rooms in Roseville after fire broke out on Tuesday morning.
Around 4:40 a.m., 34 residents in the Barker Hotel, which is 300 Lincoln Street, awoke to the sound of an alarm and the smell of smoke. Some of the residents escaped using the hotel’s fire escape, while others had to be rescued by Roseville Fire Department firefighters using a ladder truck.READ MORE: Sean Murphy's 2 RBIs Lift Oakland To 3-1 Win Over Mariners
A spokesperson with the fire department says one room was damaged.READ MORE: Leury García Hits Deciding RBI Single In Ninth For White Sox Against Giants
Lincoln Street is expected to remain closed for a few more hours as the investigation into the fire continues.MORE NEWS: 'It Just Makes Your Heart Melt': Folsom Marine Injured In Kabul Bombing Gets Hero's Welcome Home
The hotel is above the well-known Boxing Donkey pub.