Fire at Hyatt Regency DTC sends smoke through Denver Tech Center

DENVER - Smoke seen in the Denver Tech Center on Wednesday came from a fire at the Hyatt Regency Hotel.

Denver firefighters were called to the hotel just before noon.

Inside, they found a fire burning in the kitchen area, according to Mark Watson with Denver Fire.

Watson told 7NEWS that people working near the kitchen were evacuated.

There's no word yet on what caused the fire or the extent of the damage.

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