An early morning fire has led to part of Deans Bridge Road being closed.

According to WRDW, the culprit for the closure is an early morning fire.

Shortly after 5:00 a.m., fire crews were dispatched to a vacant Long John Silver’s — No longer in business.

It is not clear at this time the extent of the damage or how the fire started, however, officials made the decision to close part of the road due to thick smoke in the area.

We’ll keep you posted on developments as they become available.

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