Lightning Causes Tucumcari Hotel Fire

By Sheryl Proctor

Published 07/16 2014 03:07PM

Updated 07/16 2014 06:05PM

TUCUMCARI -- A Tucumcari hotel is destroyed after being struck by lightening.

The fire department was called out at about 2:30 this morning.

They believe the cause was lightning striking part of the hotel.

The roof collapsed.

Officials believe that between the fire and water damage the hotel is a completely destroyed.

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