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Employee burned at SJC restaurant

Employee burned at SJC restaurant
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Employee burned at SJC restaurant

A person has been taken to the hospital after suffering serious burns at a St. Johns County business.

St. Johns County Fire Rescue responded to a commercial structure fire in the 400 block of SR 13 North around 10:45 AM Wednesday.  Staff members on the site were containing the fire, which was in the kitchen. While they were able to put out the flames, we’re told one employee was seriously burned.

The employee has been taken to Shands Gainesville in serious condition.

The cause of the fire remains under investigation by SJCFR and the State Fire Marshals Office.

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