SALTILLO – Knight’s Restaurant in Saltillo was destroyed in a fire Sunday morning.
The walls of the structure were still standing, but inside was gutted. The fire started about 9 a.m., said Saltillo Fire Chief Mark Nowell.
An investigation is under way, but Nowell said it appears the fire started in the back of the building above the kitchen.
The fire departments of Saltillo, Birmingham Ridge, Guntown, Cedar Hill, Mooreville and Union were dispatched to help, and the fire was out by about 10:15 a.m.
Knight’s is located at 2701 Highway 145. The restaurant was closed and no one was inside when the fire started.
Click view slideshow link above for photos from the fire.