[VIDEO] Kepong Western Food Restaurant Catches Fire, Suffers Extensive Damage

No one was reported to be injured from the incident.

A fire broke out and engulfed a popular restaurant serving Western food at Pusat Bandar Menjalara, Kepong, yesterday (Aug 17), reported China Press.

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[video] kepong western food restaurant completely destroyed by fire
Screenshot via YouTube/CP Network 4

According to a spokesperson from the Fire and Rescue Department Kuala Lumpur, the incident occurred at D’Fortune Western Cuisine & Cafe at 7.27pm.

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He added that 36 firemen were dispatched to the scene after receiving a distress call.

“The ground floor of the restaurant was 100% destroyed and it took the team 20 minutes to put the fire out,” he said, adding that no casualties were reported.

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[video] kepong western food restaurant completely destroyed by fire
Photo via Bomba KL

The cause of the fire is currently under investigation.

China Press also reported that witnesses at the scene not only saw thick smoke billowing into the air but also heard loud sounds of glass shattering.

Watch a video of it here:

Video via YouTube/CP Network 4

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