Small fire started by heater at Springs hotel

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (KKTV) - A small fire at a Springs hotel was quickly contained late Monday night.

Guests and staff were evacuated after the fire sparked at Quality Inn on Aerotech Drive around 11:30 p.m. The smoke triggered the sprinkler system.

Firefighters say the fire was started by a heater in one of the first floor rooms. It was quickly extinguished, and guests were able to return to their rooms.