NEW INFORMATION: Restaurant reopens after fire

By: Jenny You, Amanda Tyler Email
By: Jenny You, Amanda Tyler Email

MENOMONIE, Wis. (WEAU)- Workers at the Denny’s in Menomonie say they are back open following a fire that broke out at the restaurant Saturday night.

Firefighters were called to the scene around 8:30 for an electrical fire that broke out on the roof of the building.

Everyone inside the restaurant was evacuated and the fire was under control less than an hour later.

Restaurant workers tell us just the conference room portion of the building has been closed off due to the fire.

Firefighters tell us they do not have a damage estimate at this time.
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ORIGINAL STORY 8/9/2014:
MENOMONIE, Wis. (WEAU)- Menomonie firefighters are on scene at the Denny’s restaurant in Menomonie.

Crews say they were called to a fire there around 8:30 Saturday evening and everyone inside was evacuated.

The fire was under control less than an hour later.

Crews are still on scene no other information has been released.


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