Grease fire causes damage to Lufkin Sonic

LUFKIN, TX (KTRE) - The Lufkin Sonic on Timberland Drive in Lufkin will be closed for the day following an out-of-control grease fire which started Tuesday morning.

Fire Marshal Steve McCool said the store, located at 417 N. Timberland Drive, will probably be closed for the day.

The fire was called in at 5:54 a.m. and was under control at 6:30 a.m. McCool said it caused a small amount of damage in the kitchen.

A call to a Sonic spokesman for comment was not immediately returned.

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