CHARLESTON, SC (WCSC) – City of Charleston and St. Andrews Fire Departments respond to fire on John Street Wednesday evening.
When crews arrived at Coast Bar & Grill at 39D John St. they saw smoke and evacuated the establishment. The fire appeared to have started in an oven and traveled through a vent to the roof.
Crews quickly contained the fire and luckily there were no injuries. Traffic was temporarily diverted from the area.
As a precaution the neighboring restaurant, Rue De Jean, was temporarily evacuated, but suffered no damage.
City of Charleston Fire Department is investigating.