Fire crews extinguish blaze at Wildorado motel

Fire crews extinguish blaze at Wildorado motel

UPDATE: 7:13 p.m. - Over 15 units from Potter County, Wildorado and Vega fire departments have successfully put out the fire.

The owner of the motel said four guests were staying in the motel last night but none of them were in the burning section.

Fire fighters believe the fire started in the corner of the L-shaped motel building in the laundry room.

The exact cause of the blaze is undetermined at this time.


Amarillo, TX - Potter County fire crews are working right now to put out a fire at a motel in Wildorado.

The fire started at around 10:30 at the Royal Inn on Interstate 40.

Multiple units from Potter County responded to the fire, which is located on the east side of Oldham County.

Because the situation is ongoing, information is limited at this time.