North County Restaurant Total Loss after Fire

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    NBC 7's Sherene Tagharobi speaks exclusively with the owner of Deiberto’s Mexican Food in Oceanside. On Oct. 9, a fire ripped through the eatery, destroying the business. (Published Wednesday, Oct 9, 2013)

    Fire destroyed an Oceanside restaurant Wednesday morning.

    The fire started in the kitchen of Deiberto’s Mexican Food in the 3300-block of Mission Avenue.

    Restaurant Owner Discusses Devastating Fire

    [DGO] Restaurant Owner Discusses Devastating Fire
    NBC 7's Sherene Tagharobi speaks exclusively with the owner of Deiberto’s Mexican Food in Oceanside. On Oct. 9, a fire ripped through the eatery, destroying the business. (Published Wednesday, Oct 9, 2013)

    38 firefighters from Oceanside and Carlsbad responded, according to officials. They extinguished the fire in about a half hour.

    Fire officials estimated damage at $350,000 and said the restaurant is a total loss.

    Around 7 a.m., flames and heavy smoke were seen coming through the roof.

    Officials said they believe it started as a grease fire.


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