Fire Forces Evacuation of Medical Building

Parma, OH - The Medical Arts Building at Kaiser Hospital was evacuated for a short time Monday.

This, after a fire broke out at the Snow Road facility around 11:30AM.

19 Action News has learned roofers accidentally started the fire with one of their torches.

The roofers were able to extinguish the blaze but the fire had spread to the installation between roof layers - causing lots of smoke to enter the building.

Doctor's offices and out-patient surgery rooms were evacuated - no one was injured.

Officials say there was no significant damage to the building.