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Grandma Sally's restaurant damaged in Naperville blaze

Published: Friday, July 18, 2014 2:04 p.m. CDT • Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014 8:14 p.m. CDT

NAPERVILLE – A Naperville restaurant was extensively damaged by a blaze early Friday morning, according to a news release from the Naperville Fire Department.

First responders were alerted to the incident at 2:17 a.m. via a fire alarm at Grandma Sally's Family Restaurant, 450 E. Ogden Ave.

After a single engine was dispatched, a passerby called 911 to report smoke coming from the building, and 10 vehicles were sent to the scene.

When crews arrived, they found heavy black smoke and fire coming from the back of the business and additional flames inside.

No one was injured. Damage is estimated to be about $400,000.

The cause of the fire is under investigation.

The Naperville Fire Department was assisted at the scene by the Naperville Police Department, Naperville's Emergency Management Agency, the DuPage County Fire Investigation Task Force and several other agencies.

Fire officials from departments and districts in Bolingbrook, Downers Grove, Lisle-Woodridge, Lockport, Plainfield, Wheaton and Winfield covered Naperville fire stations at the time of the blaze.

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