A structure fire caused major damage to a Macon business Monday night.
Reports indicate AJ’s Eat and Drink restaurant located in the 1400 block of N Missouri street in Macon went up in flames around 10 p.m.
According to a release from the Macon Fire Department, crews arrived on scene around 10:07 p.m. and the blaze was brought under control within 45 minutes. Extensive fire damage was reported in the production area of the building while smoke damage covered the remainder of the business.
No injuries were reported.
Additional emergency responders were called in for mutual aid including the Macon Rural Fire Department, Macon County Ambulance District, Macon Police Department and Macon Municipal Utilities.
A spokesman with the Fire Department has since stated the cause of the fire is still under investigation and the case has been handed over to the Division of Fire Safety for further examination.