Vincennes Township and city firefighters battled a fire at the McDonald’s on Hart Street. The call went out about 1:50am.
Fireman arrived and saw smoke and entered the building. They did not see fire but heard noise in the ceiling and determined the fire was in the roof. Firefighters began fighting the fire and when the roof collapsed the building began to go up in flames.
The fire departments’ two tower trucks were on scene pouring water from the air. The restaurant’s main area had been closed due to remodeling but the drive through had been in operation recently. There was no one in the building at the time of the fire and there were no injuries.
The Indiana State Fire Marshall was called to assist in investigating the cause. It’s speculated that the building will be a total loss.