Fire at BBQ restaurant contained
A fire at a local barbecue restaurant was quickly extinguished by fire fighters Friday afternoon.
Units from Brookhaven Fire Department responded just after noon to reports of a fire at Magnolia Blues BBQ Company on West Monticello Street.
The fire was contained to the outside smoker area, and likely started from a flare up, said BFD Inspector Stanley Dixon.
One employee suffered burns to their hands, and was sent to the hospital to be examined.