Frozen pipe problems at America’s Best Value Inn

Published: Friday, Dec. 28, 2012 12:17 p.m. CDT

Thursday afternoon, Newton firefighters were called in to investigate a triggered alarm at America’s Best Value Inn, located at 2000 W. 18th St. S. in Newton.

Upon investigation, fire officials discovered that a pipeline was frozen and had broken in an unused room. Only minor water damage was reported. The hotel will remain open while the pipe is repaired.

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