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Fire damages Tampa restaurant

TAMPA — Firefighters were met by heavy smoke as they rushed to douse flames pouring out of a N Armenia Avenue restaurant Saturday afternoon, Tampa Fire Rescue said.

The staff and customers had already evacuated Pollos Pucalor at 7212 N Armenia Ave. when fire crews arrived at 2:08 p.m., a Fire Rescue release said.

No one was injured.

It took firefighters about 45 minutes to extinguish the blaze.

Fire marshals were working to determine the cause and a damage estimate.

Check back with tampabay.com for updates.

Fire damages Tampa restaurant 11/07/09 [Last modified: Saturday, November 7, 2009 4:58pm]
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