Hauser Lake restaurant considered total loss after fire
HAUSER, Idaho. - Hauser Lake fire officials are looking into the cause of a fire at the restaurant Chef in the Forest. The fire broke out early Monday morning. KHQ was able to talk with Hauser Lake Fire Chief Larry Simms, who says the restaurant is a complete loss.
Chef in the Forest is located in the 12000 block of North Woodland Beach Dr. in Hauser Lake. We're told the fire broke out Monday morning around midnight. At around 2 a.m. morning KHQ talked with Chief Simms who said at that time the fire was mostly contained, but there were still hot spots.
Chief Simms also says the next step in the fire will be to investigate a cause. At this point he says it's unlikely that the fire was suspicious, but says it's too early to tell.
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