View Royal firefighters remove hoselines from the roof of Royal Palace restaurant on Tuesday after the first structure fire of the year for the department. A filter in the rooftop AC unit caught fire and started pushing smoke into the banquet room of the restaurant at around 11:30 a.m. on Jan. 3. Crews from View Royal and Colwood fire departments attended and quashed the fire before it damaged the Nelson Square building. No one was injured.

View Royal firefighters remove hoselines from the roof of Royal Palace restaurant on Tuesday after the first structure fire of the year for the department. A filter in the rooftop AC unit caught fire and started pushing smoke into the banquet room of the restaurant at around 11:30 a.m. on Jan. 3. Crews from View Royal and Colwood fire departments attended and quashed the fire before it damaged the Nelson Square building. No one was injured.

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In the first structure fire of the year for View Royal, a filter in the rooftop AC unit caught fire

In the first structure fire of the year for View Royal, a filter in the rooftop AC unit caught fire and started pushing smoke into the banquet room of the Royal Palace restaurant at 11:30 a.m. on Jan. 3.

Crews from View Royal and Colwood fire departments attended and quashed the fire before it damaged the Nelson Square building. No one was injured.