Nova Scotia

Damage unknown in fire at north end Halifax restaurant

Several fire trucks responded to a fire at a Halifax chicken restaurant on Sunday evening. The business was closed at the time.

Fire contained to back of building on North Street

Several fire trucks outside CHKN CHOP on North Street in Halifax. (Anjuli Patil/CBC)

Halifax Regional Fire and Emergency responded to a fire at the CHKN Chop restaurant on North Street on Sunday evening.

The fire, which occurred at the back of the building, was quickly brought under control. Eleven fire trucks arrived at the scene, blocking North Street to traffic.

Marie-Claude Grégoire, an area resident, said she could see smoke coming from the building.

No injuries have been reported.

Halifax Fire said damage to the building is undetermined. The cause of the fire is unknown.

According to CHKN Chop's website, the restaurant was closed Sunday.