Banner Elk McDonald's Catches Fire (2018-12-11 16:16:31)

There was a fire at the McDonald's on Highway 105 in Banner Elk last Thursday.

High Country Press reports the fire is still under investigation.

According to the report, the McDonalds and the connecting Exxon gas station had to be closed until further notice. 

Banner Elk and Linville Fire Departments responded to the scene after a caller said they saw smoke coming from the roof of the building.

Fire crews soon found a fire in the McDonald’s kitchen, and quickly put it out.