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Fire forces employees, customers out of Burger King in Berks

WYOMISSING, Pa. - Fire forced employees and customers out of a Burger King in Berks County on Friday.

Smoke could be seen coming from the restaurant's roof in the 1100 block of Berkshire Boulevard in Wyomissing.

A Spring Township fire official said the fire was reported in the broiler exhaust duct work at 7:35 p.m.

Extensive cleanup will be required due to the heavy amount of smoke the fire produced. The duct work will need to be repaired.

Nobody was injured.

The Spring Township fire marshal is trying to determine what started the fire.

The restaurant was closed Friday night. Officials could provide no information about when the restaurant will reopen.


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