Restaurant fire under investigation

Firefighters enter the fire-damaged Daylight Restaurant at night. 202458_01 Picture: GARY SISSONS

By Cam Lucadou-Wells

A restaurant’s kitchen in Thomas Street, Dandenong has been gutted by fire early on Thursday 12 December.

Flames were visible from outside as three fire crews from Dandenong and Hallam CFA stations were called to the blaze at Daylight Restaurant about 2am.

The fire was brought under control by 2.40am, a CFA spokesperson said.

Fire investigators are set to examine the scene to determine the exact cause.

Police say no one was inside the building at the time.

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