- Associated Press - Saturday, December 5, 2015

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) - Police say fire has heavily damaged a Des Moines motel, but that no injuries have been reported.

Police say firefighters received a call about the fire around 7:30 a.m. Saturday from the Cozy Rest motel on 14th Street. The caller said one of the motel’s rooms was on fire.

Responding firefighters arriving minutes later found the building engulfed in flames. The fire was quickly brought under control.

Traffic on 14th Street near the motel was disrupted while crews fought the fire.

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