Newport News firefighters battle blaze at Red Robin


Newport News firefighters battled a blaze at the Red Robin restaurant at Patrick Henry Mall Sunday afternoon, according to the department’s social media.

A dispatcher said the fire was called in around 2:07 p.m. at the restaurant, 12300 Jefferson Ave. The blaze was declared a working incident.

The fire department reported on Twitter that everyone in the restaurant was able to evacuate and no one was hurt.

Other details of the fire were not yet available, according to dispatch.

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