HAYWARD (CBS SF) — A car passing through the drive-thru of a Burger King in Hayward this afternoon caught fire, and the flames spread to the restaurant, a fire captain said.
The one-alarm fire was reported at 2:36 p.m. at the fast-food eatery at 29671 Mission Blvd., Hayward fire Capt. Don Nichelson said. It was extinguished by 2:47 p.m., he said.READ MORE: UPDATE: Estrada Fire Containment 35%; Evacuation Orders Downgraded as Crews Mop Up
The fire started in the car and spread through the drive-thru window, causing some damage. The restaurant was evacuated and remains closed this afternoon, Nichelson said.READ MORE: Hollywood Movie, TV Workers Reach Deal With Producers to Avert Strike
The car’s occupants were able to get out of the burning vehicle safely, he said. No injuries were reported.
The extent of damage to the restaurant is still being evaluated, he said.MORE NEWS: COVID Vaccination Count in San Mateo County Revised Down Due to Data Error
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