A Loudoun County Fire and Rescue investigation is in progress in Leesburg near the intersection of Edwards Ferry Road NE and Leesburg Bypass, according to county officials.
LCFR reports that a small fire ignited in the exhaust system of the McDonald's restaurant at Edwards Ferry Thursday morning. The fire has been extinguished with no injuries reported.
The restaurant has been temporarily closed, and the county health department is working with restaurant management while the fire marshal investigates the scene.
Citizens are asked to avoid the area as the investigation continues.