Fire destroys local Restaurant PDF Print E-mail

A number of people are without jobs as fire destroyed Tumbleweed restaurant in the early hours of Sunday morning.


The fire was reported around 2:30 a.m. Sunday morning.
According to Salem Fire Chief Tom Day the fire had been burning for a half hour before it was reported.
The cause of the fire had not been determined as of press time, but Day said he believes the fire began in the restaurant’s attic area.
The fire restarted later that morning and the Salem Fire Department was again called to the location.
No one was injured, according to Day.