Village Inn Destroyed By Fire
POSTED: Sunday, March 18, 2012 - 6:13pm
UPDATED: Sunday, March 18, 2012 - 6:13pm
EL PASO — A Village Inn in northeast El Paso was destoryed by a fire Saturday night.
The fire started at the restaurant on Hondo Pass and Dyer at 11 p.m. Saturday. Large flames and heavy smoke were coming out of the roof. Fifty firefighters worked to get the fire under control.
Investigators said the fire started on the roof. About 24 people were inside of the restaurant at the time but they all escaped safely.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation with damages estimated at $500,000.