CdM Coco's evacuated after fire

September 26, 2012

The Coco's Bakery and Restaurant in Corona del Mar was evacuated Wednesday after a small fire broke out in the kitchen.

The fire was reported at 11:51 a.m. at the restaurant at 3446 E. Coast Hwy., said Newport Beach Fire Department Division Chief Ralph Restadius.

A firefighter used an extinguisher to put out the fire, Restadius said.

The sprinkler system did not engage, and no one was injured, Restadius said.

Firefighters evacuated the restaurant as a precautionary measure, he said.

The Orange County Health Authority was notified of the fire.

The cause of the fire has not yet been determined.


— Lauren Williams

Twitter: @lawilliams30

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