Lawton IHOP Closed After Kitchen Fire - KSWO 7News | Breaking News, Weather and Sports

Lawton IHOP Closed After Kitchen Fire

LAWTON Okla_ A local restaurant is closed for business after a fire broke out in the kitchen.

It happened at IHOP on Cache Road around 9:30 AM Friday. By the time firefighters arrived, staff had already evacuated the building.

Firefighters say the grease fire proved difficult to put out. At first, they used extinguishers, but when that didn't work, they had to bring in the hose.

Restaurant staff would not say when they plan to reopen or how much damage was caused, but firefighters estimate it was about $50,000.

  • Local NewsNewsMore>>

  • Drought over: US women win 1st Olympic cross-country medal

    Drought over: US women win 1st Olympic cross-country medal

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 6:15 AM EST2018-02-21 11:15:05 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:13 AM EST2018-02-21 13:13:27 GMT

    The United States had never won a medal of any kind in women's cross-country skiing prior to the race.

    The United States had never won a medal of any kind in women's cross-country skiing prior to the race.

  • The Latest: Curler who failed drug test has hearing Thursday

    The Latest: Curler who failed drug test has hearing Thursday

    Tuesday, February 20 2018 8:12 PM EST2018-02-21 01:12:24 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:06 AM EST2018-02-21 13:06:25 GMT

    The Trump administration says Vice President Mike Pence was ready to meet with representatives from North Korea during his visit to the Olympic Games in South Korea but that North Korea canceled at the last minute.

    The Trump administration says Vice President Mike Pence was ready to meet with representatives from North Korea during his visit to the Olympic Games in South Korea but that North Korea canceled at the last minute.

  • Mavs launch probe after allegations of workplace misconduct

    Mavs launch probe after allegations of workplace misconduct

    Wednesday, February 21 2018 2:13 AM EST2018-02-21 07:13:50 GMT
    Wednesday, February 21 2018 8:05 AM EST2018-02-21 13:05:42 GMT

    The Dallas Mavericks have hired outside counsel to investigate allegations of inappropriate conduct by former team president Terdema Ussery in a Sports Illustrated report that described a hostile workplace environment for women.

    The Dallas Mavericks have hired outside counsel to investigate allegations of inappropriate conduct by former team president Terdema Ussery in a Sports Illustrated report that described a hostile workplace environment for women.

Powered by Frankly