On 08/03 at 04:22, Abingdon Fire was dispatched to a fire in the kitchen area of the McDonalds Restaurant in the 1000 Block of Old Berry Drive. Upon arrival a deep fryer was observed on fire. The hood extinguishment system had deployed and controlled the fire that was contained in the exhaust hood system. The restaurant was closed for several hours after the fire for repairs to the equipment and automatic fire suppression systems. Chief 201, Assistant Chief 202, Engine 204 and Duty Officer 209 responded along with units from the Washington County Life Saving Crew, Abingdon Police Department and the Washington County Sheriff’s Office. Fire units cleared at 05:40.