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Famous Burgers Catches Fire Early Monday Morning

A Long Beach restaurant in the area of Anaheim St. and Gladys Ave. caught fire early this morning.

Long Beach Fire Department (LBFD) people responded to the Famous Burgers restaurant, at 2841 E. Anaheim St., at about 1:24AM for a smoke investigation, said LBFD spokesman Jake Heflin.

According to Heflin, the arriving unit discovered a fire contained in the restaurant’s kitchen, and extra units and a fire engine were called to the scene.

Firefighters found heavy smoke damage throughout the restaurant, and were able to put out the fire by 1:43AM.

There were no reports of anyone inside the building at the time of the fire nor report of any injuries.

The cause of the fire is undetermined at this point, Heflin said, and the investigation is ongoing. We will update this story as we learn more.