The Madison Fire Dept says damage is estimated at $60,000. An employee tried to put out the blaze, which was in a fryer in the kitchen, with a hand held extinguisher before evacuating.


An early morning call for Madison firefighters to a fast food restaurant on the South Side. A passerby reported smoke from the roof of Burger King on West Badger Road, just after 4:30 a.m. It was a small kitchen fire that was brought under control within a few minutes. No injuries were reported.