NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. (WCBD) – Multiples agencies responded to a reported structure fire at O’Charley’s restaurant in North Charleston.
According to dispatch, the call came in for a reported structure fire at O’Charley’s on Northwoods Blvd. at 4:38 a.m. Wednesday.
News 2 crews reported nearly 10 fire trucks on the scene of the restaurant and multiple other emergency vehicles.
Officials on the scene said the restaurant will not reopen for the day as there is water damage as a result of the situation.
The cause remains under investigation, but officials suspect it may be a result of a grease fire at the restaurant in North Charleston.
No injuries are being reported.
“A fire broke out early this morning at the O’Charley’s located at 2150 Northwood Boulevard in North Charleston, SC. We are pleased to report that no one was in the building at the time and the fire has since been extinguished. We are deeply grateful to the firefighters who responded so quickly,” said O’Charley’s spokesperson. “Our North Charleston location will be closed temporarily until we can make any repairs necessary and ensure the restaurant meets our rigorous standards for reopening. That said, at this time, it appears there was no major damage and the fire was isolated to one part of our kitchen so we hope to be back serving our customers soon.”
This is a developing story. Check back for updates.