Wok fire reported at China Star

Thursday, March 13, 2008 | 10:06 p.m. CDT; updated 5:55 p.m. CDT, Monday, July 21, 2008

COLUMBIA — Automatic fire extinguishers put out flames Thursday at the China Star restaurant after a fire began in a commercial Wok.

The fire started about 5 p.m. at the restaurant on 100 Broadway Business Park Drive.

By the time Columbia firefighters arrived, the fire was out. No injuries were reported and no smoke or fire damages occurred.

China Star will be closed for a small period of time but the owners hope to reopen late Friday, according to the Columbia Fire Department. The restaurant will be required to pass a health and fire inspection in order to open.

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