Red Oak fire call at Pizza Hut

Red Oak's firefighters responded to a smoke call at Red Oak's Pizza Hut restaurant late Wednesday afternoon.

(Red Oak) – Business at a Red Oak restaurant was disrupted for a time by smoke late Wednesday afternoon.

Red Oak’s Fire Department responded to the scene of a call at Red Oak’s Pizza Hut at 1000 Senate Avenue at around 4:45 p.m. Fire officials say the building was evacuated after smoke filled the structure’s attic. Firefighters located a burnt electrical motor in the roof’s ventilation system, and disconnected its power.

Damage was limited to the electric motor, itself. Business inside the restaurant resumed shortly after 5:15 p.m.

No injuries were reported. Red Oak Police with on-the-scene traffic control.

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