Tuesday, June 2, 2015

500 Degrees shut down by fire

The new burger shop at 1504 Sansom St. will be offline less than a week.

500 Degrees shut down by fire

500°, the new Rouge-affiliated burger shop at 1504 Sansom St., will be offline "less than a week" after a predawn fire Friday wrecked some back-of-the-house equipment, said owner Rob Wasserman.

He attributed the cause to spontaneous combustion that ignited material around the electrical box.

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