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Vacant Longview motel fire deemed 'suspicious'

LONGVIEW, Texas (KETK) - An early morning Longview fire has been deemed suspicious.

Around 6:00 a.m., on Friday, the Longview Fire Department responded to reports of a fire at the American Dream Inn, located at 2015 East Marshall Avenue.

When officials arrived on scene, fire crews discovered a single room  at the inn was in fire.

The fire was quickly extinguished with damage limited to the room where it began.

At the time of the fire, the entire complex was vacant and the power was still on.

Due to the fact the motel was vacant, the LFD is considering the fire to be suspicious.

The incident remains under investigation and no further details are available at this time.

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