Fire closes Captain D’s in Hermitage

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) — Firefighters battled a fire Monday morning at a Hermitage fast food restaurant.

Crews responded around 10 a.m. to a fire at Captain D’s on Lebanon Pike near Bonnabrook Drive. When firefighters arrived, they found heavy smoke and flames coming from the restaurant.

People watched the building burn for hours as dozens of firefighters worked to get the fire under control.

A company spokesperson told News 2 the restaurant will be closed indefinitely but had no further statement.

A spokesperson with the Nashville Fire Department said the burned structure is not safe for investigators to enter. The investigation will continue once the structure is secure.

No additional information was immediately available.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation.

(Photo: Linda Ong/WKRN)

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