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Thursday May 26th, 2016 4:25PM

Fire damages restaurant in Cumming

By Derreck Booth Anchor/reporter
CUMMING - Forsyth County firefighters said they're confident a fire that damaged a landmark Cumming restaurant is accidental.

They continue to look for the exact cause of the Tuesday blaze that damaged the Mr. Swiss restaurant at 409 Atlanta Highway.

"Most of the damage was contained to smoke and water damage, but the fire itself did damage some of the structure and some of the equipment inside," Forsyth County Fire Department Division Chief Jason Shivers said.

Shivers said an employee started morning prep and later noticed the fire. First responders got the call around 2:15 p.m.

No one was hurt. Shivers said for the now the restaurant is closed.
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