Restaurant Fire In West Knoxville

Knoxville (WVLT) - A fire at a small restaurant in West Knoxville has caused heavy smoke and heat damage.

Knoxville firefighters received a call Tuesday night that the Fiesta Cafe in the "Plaza at the Commons" on South Peters was on fire.

They arrived on the scene and quickly contained the fire.

Officials say no one was hurt in the blaze, but several other businesses in the complex suffered some minor smoke damage.

Investigators believe the fire started in the kitchen, and are not labeling the fire as suspicious.

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