Crews Battle Fire at Historic Majestic Hotel in Hot Springs

Published 02/27 2014 09:41PM

Updated 02/27 2014 11:33PM

HOT SPRINGS, AR -- Crews are battling a fire at the historic Majestic Hotel in Hot Springs. According to our content partner Hot Springs Daily, crews were called to the building shortly before 6:00 p.m. Thursday.

The Majestic has been unoccupied for years, but fire officials are advising people to stay away from the area for safety reasons.

The hotel has been an iconic part of Hot Springs since 1893, hosting several famous guests. Even 1920S mobster Al Capone has stayed there.

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