RUMFORD, Maine — Part of a Rumford motel was destroyed by fire Friday.

Seventy-five firefighters from seven surrounding departments were on the scene for hours at the Linnell Motel.

While they fought the flames, firefighters also worked to locate people who may have been in the motel at the time of the fire. Everyone was accounted for.

The back of the building is destroyed, but crews were able to save the front the building.