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Investigation ongoing at S&S Cafeteria fire

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The Charleston City Fire Department is investigating an early morning fire that happened at S&S Cafeteria in West Ashley.

Charleston County Dispatch says they received a call at around 3am regarding a fire at the restaurant on Sam Rittenberg Blvd.

The City Fire Dept. believes that the fire was reported by an off-duty police officer who saw smoke coming from the roof of the structure.

North Charleston and St. Andrews Fire departments also responded to the fire and were joined by Charleston County EMS and the Charleston Police Department.

SCE&G has also been on the scene controlling the power for the safety of the crews.

The fire was under control in about 40 minutes and it's believed that the storage room area where the fire was contained to, is where it started.

We will continue to bring you new details on this story as they become available.

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