3-alarm fire inside Salem Hospital contained


Winter Street has reopened

The B Building of the Salem Hospital had a 3-alarm fire on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2019. (Salem Fire Department)

PORTLAND, Ore. (KOIN) — A 3-alarm fire inside the B Building of Salem Hospital has been contained Thursday morning.

Smoke affected multiple floors but did not affect any patient care. The patients were relocated and nonessential personnel has been evacuated.

Winter Street has reopened.

KOIN 6 News will update this story as soon as possible.

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