POINT PLEASANT, WV (WOWK) — The Lowe Hotel in Point Pleasant was saved by a quick-thinking motorcyclist and some good samaritans who used a fire extinguisher to put out a fire that had started.

According to the Point Pleasant Fire Department, they believe someone used a flower pot as an ashtray and the flames spread to the side of the building.

Firefighters say the fire was out by the time they arrived thanks to the bystanders.