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UPDATE: Hungry Fisherman Restaurant goes up in flames

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The East Ridge business fire early Wednesday morning. Photo by Channel 3 viewer Dustin Moore. The East Ridge business fire early Wednesday morning. Photo by Channel 3 viewer Dustin Moore.
EAST RIDGE, TN (WRCB) -

UPDATE: An empty East Ridge business went up in flames early Christmas morning just before 3:30.

Located at 6715 Ringgold Road, behind the East Ridge Flea Market, the restaurant was previously known under several names: the Hungry Fisherman Restaurant and Trips Seafood.

Fire department crews made a defense attack and extinguished the fire. The cause of the fire is under investigation at this time.

Units responded included East Ridge Fire, East Ridge Police, Memorial Ambulance, and Hamilton County Rescue for rehab.

There's currently no report of injuries, or estimates on the damage to the building.

 


 

PREVIOUS STORY: An empty East Ridge business went up in flames early Christmas morning.

About 2:00am, flames erupted from the restaurant abandoned building.

Located at 6715 Ringgold Road in East Ridge, the restaurant was previously known under several names: the Hungry Fisherman Restaurant and Trips Seafood.

East Ridge firefighters are still on the scene, monitoring hotspots and ensuring there's no other issues.

There's currently no report of injuries, or estimates on the damage to the building.

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