Early morning fire damages Hillsboro restaurant

Early morning fire damages Hillsboro restaurant
(Photo by Hillsboro Fire and Rescue)

HILLSBORO, Ore. – A fire damaged a restaurant in Hillsboro early Tuesday.

It happened at Aroma Mexican Restaurant on Southeast Oak Street. An employee at a nearby WinCo store called 9-1-1 just after 5 a.m., according to Hillsboro Fire and Rescue spokesman Bruce Montgomery.

No one was hurt.

Fire crews found flames on the back corner of the building when they arrived. The fire was only on the outside of the building, Montgomery said.

It’s unclear what caused the fire.