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100 firefighters respond to massive fire that destroyed historic downtown Dallas hotel

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Johanna Gretschel
Austin American-Statesman

The Ambassador Hotel, a 114-year-old historic building just south of downtown Dallas, was destroyed by a fire on Tuesday morning.

@DallasFireRes_q responding to 4-alarm fire at Old Ambassador Hotel. No reported injuries. Over 100 firefighters responding.https://t.co/RphHatcSQmpic.twitter.com/tSLJ5Ld1yE

— DALLAS FIRE-RESCUE (@DallasFireRes_q)May 28, 2019

The fire broke out at the five-story structure at 1:30 a.m. Nearly 100 firefighters responded to the scene and contained the fire around 5 a.m., according to the Dallas Morning News.

The vacant building was in the midst of a redevelopment project, according to The Dallas Morning News.

No injuries were reported.

Dallas Fire Rescue on scene fighting a fully involved structure fire at the old Ambassador Hotel on Ervay.pic.twitter.com/ok2VV6TgaV

— Mike Forbes (@mikeforbeswfaa)May 28, 2019

More than 100 firefighters battled a massive fire at the old Ambassador Hotel near downtown Dallas. The fire is now under control.https://t.co/1f9w6Avp9V@dfrincidentspic.twitter.com/7ruyksceEB

— NBC DFW (@NBCDFW)May 28, 2019

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