Monkland Ave. restaurant goes up in flames

A four-alarm fire gutted Lucille's Oyster Dive in NDG Wednesday.
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A four-alarm fire has gutted Lucille's Oyster Dive, a Monkland Ave. landmark in NDG.

The fire started in the kitchen midday Wednesday and quickly spread through the building.

Ten people were forced to leave apartments above the restaurant.

The fire burned all afternoon despite more than a dozen fire trucks on the scene.

A fire caused extensive damage at Lucille's Oyster Bar Wednesday. (Photo submitted by Brian Mabe)