Fire chief: Sprinklers saved mall from fire

Fire chief says the sprinkler system that activated in a strip mall business kept the fire under control

By Bob Mims
The Salt Lake Tribune

OGDEN, Utah — Ogden firefighters credited a sprinkler system for keeping a Thursday morning strip mall fire from becoming a major conflagration.

Deputy Fire Chief Eric Bauman said the blaze began shortly after 7 a.m. at 3585 S. Harrison Blvd., an address composing seven businesses. The fire started inside Beto's restaurant, which sustained about $20,000 in fire, smoke and fire damage. The nearby Little Caesars Pizza also filled with smoke.

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