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Crews respond to fire at Armadillo Grill in downtown Carrboro

Firefighters were called to a fire at Armadillo Grill in downtown Carrboro Tuesday afternoon, Chapelboro.com reported.

The fire occurred around 5 p.m. Tuesday on East Main Street near the intersection with Roberson Street, the website reports. Chapelboro said the small fire on the restaurant’s roof was extinguished and no one was injured.

Emergency officials checked offices in the building for fire and damage too, the site reported.

The restaurant tweeted at 7 p.m. that the restaurant had “a little scare, but we’re still standing and opening tomorrow at 11 a.m.”

The extent of any damage is unknown.

Armadillo Grill is a Tex-Mex restaurant that also has a location in Glenwood Avenue in Raleigh.

This is story will be updated when more information becomes available.

Ashad Hajela reports on public safety for The News & Observer and The Herald-Sun. He studied journalism at New York University.
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