Blaze chars five salons at Meliá Bávaro hotel; no injuries
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.- A blaze destroyed five salons of the Meliá hotel in Bávaro on Saturday night and lasted more than seven hours.
No injuries were reported in the incident as the areas were unoccupied at the time, but prompted the evacuation of the guests to other areas of the resort.
Punta Cana Fire Dept. director Miguel Álvarez said the origin of the fire is unknown thus far, despite extensive damages.