China Garden Restaurant Heavily Damaged By Fire

The cause remains under investigation.



Frederick, Md (KM) Damage is described as “extensive” from a fire at a local restaurant Wednesday night.

Frederick County fire and rescue personnel were dispatched at around 10:41 PM to the China Garden restaurant in the 500 block of West Patrick Street for a building fire. When they arrived, they found heavy smoke and fire through the roof on the backside of the building. . A fire task force and a rapid intervention task force were dispatched to the scene.

Officials say it took 60 fire fighters 25-minutes to bring the flames under control. The restaurant was closed at the time at the time of the fire, and there were no fire fighter  or civilian injuries.

The County Fire Marshal is investigating the cause and damage estimate from this fire.


By Kevin McManus