Grill fire closes Wilmington Waffle House on Market Street

  • Source: WECT-TV Channel 6
  • Published: 06/06/2018 08:54 PM

A Wilmington Waffle House is closed after a fire in the restaurant on Wednesday night. The Wilmington Fire Department responded to reports of a fire at the Waffle House at 5041 Market Street. A WFD email stated there were moderate flames showing from a grill when firefighters arrived. The fire was confined to the cooking appliance, according to the fire department. WFD said it was an accidental fire that originated under a griddle. The store will remain closed until repairs are made. WFD didn't release damage estimates. There were no injuries to fire personnel, civilians, or employees.


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