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Fire damages Charlotte Cafe at Park Road Shopping Center

Firefighters quickly controlled a fire that started at Charlotte Cafe in the Park Road Shopping Center early Wednesday. No injuries were reported.
Firefighters quickly controlled a fire that started at Charlotte Cafe in the Park Road Shopping Center early Wednesday. No injuries were reported. WBTV

Firefighters quickly controlled a fire that caused $35,000 in damage to Charlotte Cafe in the Park Road Shopping Center early Wednesday.

The fire started in the restaurant’s hood ventilation system, Capt. Dennis Gist of the Charlotte Fire Department said.

Firefighters responded to the shopping center at about 3:15 a.m. and saw smoking coming from the restaurant, fire Capt. Jackie Gilmore said.

Forty-two firefighters controlled the fire in 15 minutes, Gilmore said. No injuries were reported.

Joe Marusak

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