GAINESVILLE, Ga. - Firefighters battled a blaze at a Mexican restaurant in Gainesville on Thursday morning.
Officials said a passerby saw flames coming from El Sombrero on Browns Bridge Road and called 911 around 5:30 a.m.
Firefighters arrived on scene to find heavy smoke and fire coming from the restaurant.
Officials said the building is a total loss.
Once the fire is completely under control, officials will begin investigating what caused the fire to start.
Browns Bridge Road is shut down from Skelton Road to Meadowview.