Super 8 catches fire, twice

The Super 8 Motel at 345 E. Oregon Ave. caught fire on Thanksgiving evening, Nov. 22, and once more on Saturday, Nov. 24. The fires remain under investigation.
South Lane County Fire & Rescue (SLCF&R) arrived to the motel about 9:30 p.m. on Thursday, and were greeted by smoke coming out the backside of the building. An electrical issue caused a fire on the second floor of the motel, located on the south end of the building, officials said.
“The sprinkler system in the building was effective in helping combat the first fire,” SLCF&R Fire Chief John . . .