A fire caused major damage to the Pageant Inn Motel on Highway 441 on the Cherokee Reservation Thursday Evening around 9:40pm. No one was injured in the blaze and no other structures were damaged. A portion of the motel was salvaged. Fire officials say Kudzu had caught fire behind the structure, but was quickly extinguished. No word yet on the cause of the blaze. We’ll keep you posted as details become official.