Fire destroyed a Denny's Restaurant in Richmond Hill. Ga. on Dec. 7.
Employees told fire officials they pulled ceiling tile down after having a problem with the electricity. That's when they knew they had fire, according to WSAV.
The fire was fanned by strong winds.
Officers from Richmond Hill Fire Department ordered a defensive attack as it was too dangerous to send crews inside.
The city fire marshal said it appears the fire was electrical.
There were no injuries.
Bryan County Fire Department, Richmond Hill Police Department, Bryan County EMS and Liberty County emergency services responded to the blaze.