One person hospitalized after fire at KFC
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- A fire at a local restaurant shut down part of University Boulevard near Memorial Hospital.
The Jacksonville Sheriff's Office closed all lanes of S. University Boulevard from Hickson Road to Beach Boulevard around 5 p.m. They were reopened after about an hour.
Witnesses tell our partners at WOKV Radio they heard an explosion after everyone was rushed out of the KFC. The owner tells Action News one customer and five workers were inside at the time.
One person was taken to the hospital. The injuries are considered non-life threatening.
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