Police said one of the guests, who had been drinking, tampered with a fire hose, which caused the sprinkler system to go off and sparked a small electrical fire in the maintenance room. CityNews reporter Tracy Tong speaks with some of the guests forced out of the hotel in the early morning hours.
Video: 2 abandoned houses in Durham destroyed by fire
Two abandoned houses were destroyed by suspected arson on Sideline 34 in Claremont and on Concession Road Seven in Durham Region on Sunday night. There are no reports of injuries and two men were taken into custody.