Metro restaurant damaged by early-morning fire

OMAHA, Neb. (WOWT) -- A fire that began under a cash register damaged a metro restaurant near 71st and Pacific early Friday morning.

It happened at the Wingstop restaurant shortly before 4 a.m.

Fire crews arrived to find water from the building’s fire suppression system pouring out the door.

The fire was called under control within minutes and there were no injuries.

Authorities report no structural damage to the building. The loss of property inside the business is estimated at $5,000.

The cause remains under investigation.