Fire Evacuates Posh Philadelphia Hotel

People watched Friday morning as Philadelphia firefighters responded to a fire at the posh Logan Hotel just off the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.

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A fire caused the evacuation of one of Philadelphia’s poshest hotels as the Memorial Weekend kicked off Friday morning.
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A small fire broke out after 8 a.m. at the Logan Hotel at 18th and Arch streets in Center City, fire radio said.
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As SkyForce10 hovered overhead around 8:30 a.m., people could be seen gathered on the sidewalk outside the building.
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Firefighters could also be seen entering the hotel.
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No injuries were reported.
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There were no visible flames.
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No word yet on the extent of damage.
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Expect traffic trouble in the area as crews blocked off part of the Benjamin Franklin Parkway.
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The Logan is located at the site of the former Four Seasons. It touts its modern elegance on its website: "The Logan is a social magnet, infused with a confident, contemporary, and artistic point of view. A special enclave for business and leisure travelers alike, nowhere else gets you as close to all the action in Philadelphia, or if you choose, providing all you need so you never need leave the hotel. As one of the most modern luxury hotels in Philadelphia, Pa. The Logan continues that tradition by bringing its own unique viewpoint to the Philadelphia arts district."
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