Fire At Subway Restaurant In Waupun
The Waupun Fire Department responded to a fire at the Subway Restaurant at 3 Shaler Drive Monday morning. Smoke and flames were seen above the drop-ceiling in the back area of the kitchen. Fire crews quickly knocked down the fire, containing it to the kitchen and attic areas. It took firefighters approximately a half-hour to put out the fire and a couple hours to check the business for any further fire extension. The owner, Mindy Wild, was working at the business at the time of the fire and called 911. No one was hurt during the incident. The business sustained fire, smoke and water damage. The restaurant will be closed, but how long has to be determined. Agencies assisting included fire departments from Alto and Brandon-Fairwater, the Waupun Police Department, Waupun Utilities, Dodge County Sheriff’s Office and Alliant Energy. The fire remains under investigation and damage estimates have yet to be determined.