HYANNIS – The Burger King restaurant on North Street needed to be evacuated at about 10:00 p.m. last evening. Hyannis Firefighters responded from their station house next door and crews found a heavy smoke condition throughout the kitchen and dining room areas.
A ladder truck was extended above the rooftop as firefighters stretched a hose into the restaurant.
HN observed smoke bellowing from a rooftop ventilation system as firefighters opened windows and doors in an attempt to clear the air.
The fire is believed to have started inside the kitchen area.
No further information available at the time of this report.