Crow’s Nest Restaurant fire (Photo by Local resident)
MEADVIEW — An early morning fire destroyed the Crow’s Nest Restaurant in Meadview.
According to the Lake Mohave Ranchos Fire District, firefighters were notified at 12:19 a.m. of heavy smoke and flames coming from the kitchen area of the restaurant.
Lake Mohave Ranchos Fire District Station 43 was the first unit to arrive on the scene, along with one volunteer firefighter, said Fire Chief Tony DeMaio. The building was fully involved within 20 minutes of initial reports, he added.
Additional units from Lake Mohave Ranchos Fire responded from Dolan Springs.
Mutual aid units responded from Northern Arizona Consolidated Fire District, Golden Valley Fire District and the Kingman Fire Department. DeMaio said crews extinguished the fire and completed mop-up operations by about 4 a.m.
“We want to extend our thanks to all the other responding agencies for their assistance, we offer our sympathy to the owners and all those affected by the devastation and loss that occurred with the Crow’s Nest Restaurant,” said DeMaio.
The cause and origin of the fire are under investigation, said DeMaio.
Source: Lake Mohave Ranchos Fire District