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Popular Shelby restaurant ruled total loss after overnight fire

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SHELBY, NC (WBTV) -

A well known Shelby restaurant went up in flames overnight Wednesday.

Firefighters got the call that the Taste-T Drive-In was on fire around 11:30 p.m. when a burglar alarm went off.

The fire was brought under control within 20 minutes of fire crews arriving on scene.

The drive-in is on the 300 block of E. Marion Street.

No one was inside the restaurant at the time of the fire and no injuries were reported, firefighters say.

The restaurant is a total loss, fire investigators say.

The origin and cause of the fire is being investigated by the fire marshal.

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