Room At Sunset Motel In Portage Damaged During Fire

(Portage) All residents of a motel in Portage were evacuated during a fire Monday afternoon. The Portage Fire Department was dispatched to Sunset Motel at 2617 New Pinery Road around 6:20pm. Upon arrival, smoke was coming out of room four which was being rented but was not occupied at the time. Motel staff used extinguishers to reduce the fire hazard. Crews were able to immediately contain the blaze from spreading to adjacent rooms. No injuries were reported. The fire is under investigation.