Three businesses are temporarily shut down after suspected wind gusts damaged the front of a restaurant in Mooresville Sunday afternoon.
According to the Mooresville Fire Department, the incident happened in the 200 block of East Plaza Drive.
Hot Shots restaurant was damaged in the incident and fire officials think a wind gust from previous damage at the restaurant caused a wall to cave in.
Officials said the sprinkler system went off, flooding the adjoining units and causing water damage.
This is a developing story and no further information has been released.
According to the North Carolina Department of Transportation, I-77 near mile marker 30 is closed in both directions near Griffith Street.
According to the Mooresville Fire Department, the incident happened in the 200 block of East Plaza Drive andf Hot Shots restaurant was damaged in the incident.
According to the Huntersville Fire Department, the damage happened at Beatties Ford Road and Brown Mill Road.
After a warm and beautiful Saturday in the low 80s, we have made it to our First Alert Day. We do still expect things to be quite active around here during the afternoon hours with our first true severe weather event of the Spring season.