On Friday, March 9, 2018, at 2:41 am, the Visalia Fire Department was dispatched to a commercial structure fire at 3100 S. Mooney, Ryan’s Place Restaurant.
"Upon the arrival of the first fire unit, they found an outside storage area and exterior wall of the business on fire," stated Danny Wristen, Visalia Fire Department Battalion Chief. "Fire crews were able to quickly extinguish the fire and prevented spread into the interior of the business."
Crews remained on scene for approximately two hours extinguishing hot spots.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation. No one was at the business at the time of the fire and there were no injuries.
The fire caused an estimated $30,000 in damage.