No injuries reported in IHOP fire
Published 7:25 pm Friday, April 1, 2022
Suffolk Fire & Rescue responded to a commercial structure fire Friday, April 1, at IHOP located at 1210 North Main Street. Emergency Communications was contacted at 4:40 p.m. for a report of smoke in the building.
Fire Captain/EMS Coordinator Raymond Willet advised the first unit arrived on the scene at 4:48 p.m. Firefighters found an active fire located in the rear wall of the building. The fire was marked under control at 5:10 p.m. according to a city press release.
The building sustained moderate fire damage to a portion of the rear exterior wall and smoke damage inside the structure. No injuries have been reported.
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Responding units included Battalion 1, Engine 1, Engine 2, Engine 4, Engine 6, Ladder 3, Ladder 6, Safety 1, Medic 1, EMS 1, Fire Marshal 1, Fire Marshal 3, Rescue 1 and Suffolk Police along with Suffolk Public Utilities.
The cause of the fire remains under investigation.