Cause of Bel Air Hotel fire is under investigation

LEWISTON, ID - A fire engulfing a hotel in North Lewiston is still being extinguished according the Lewiston Fire Department.

The fire at the Bel Air Hotel was reported around two o'clock Monday afternoon. According to officers, there were nine units on scene including mutual aid from Asotin County due to flare ups.

Lewiston Police Captain Tom Greene said they have the fire knocked down but there are still hot spots that are being put out. The cause of the fire is still under investigation. At this time there are no reported injuries. The extent of the damage is still unclear.