No cause yet for Paragould Burger King fire - KAIT Jonesboro, AR - Region 8 News, weather, sports

No cause yet for Paragould Burger King fire

PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) -

The Paragould Fire Department continues to investigate the cause of a restaurant fire.

Fire crews battled the blaze at the Burger King in Paragould Monday night around 8. The fire was quickly brought under control.

Paragould Fire Chief Kevin Lang tells Region 8 News substantial damage was done to the interior of the business. 

Lang said the fire started above the drop ceiling, near a vent. His department is still looking into the cause of the fire.

The restaurant was open at the time and all those inside were did get out safely.

It is unknown if, or when, the Burger King may reopen.

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