Fire damages vacant Abilene restaurant
ABILENE, Texas - The Abilene Fire Department is investigating the cause of a fire that damaged a vacant restaurant.
The former Renee's Rib Shack at 701 Butternut caught on fire overnight.
When firefighters arrived, heavy smoke and flames were coming from the back side of the restaurant.
They managed to contain the damage to the exterior of the building.
Damage is estimated at $5,000.