Cold causes problems for Elyria firefighters battling fire at Ramada Inn overnight

ELYRIA, Ohio - Early Thursday morning, firefighters responded to the Ramada Inn along Lorain Blvd in Elyria after a fire broke out on the sixth floor.

According to firefighters, the fire and damage was contained to 2 rooms and was under control quickly.

Crews told NewsChannel5 they ran into problems when one hydrant was covered in snow another one was frozen. Firefighters ended up using the water from their fire trucks to contain the fire.

The Ramada Inn will be open for business, but the sixth floor will be closed.

No one was injured.

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