Fire Closes Duluth Restaurant

Updated: 01/13/2014 11:09 PM
Created: 01/13/2014 12:59 PM

The Wendy's restaurant on Miller Trunk Highway in Duluth is closed after a fire early Monday morning.

The Duluth Fire Department said a manager noticed smoke when she arrived for work just before 7 a.m.  Fire crews found fire coming from the drive-through area, extending into the ceiling.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.  The fire department estimated damage at $60,000.

Twenty firefighters from three stations responded, and crews were on scene for more than an hour.

Wendy's Restaurant, Miller Trunk Highway

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