Update (8:03 a.m.) – Crews responded to a fire near a motel in Lexington. Initial reports indicated the Midway Motel caught fire shortly after 5:00 a.m. Authorities said it was actually a storage building near the motel. Business Highway 13 was shut down for about an hour. The fire has since been contained and the cause is under investigation.
Crews are responding to a fire at a motel in Lexington. According to a KMZU listener, the Midway Motel caught fire around 5:00 a.m. Business Highway 13 is currently shut down in both directions as firefighters work to contain the blaze. The cause of the fire is not known at this time. We’ll bring you updates as they become available.