Restaurant in Stanton Total Loss in Early Morning Fire

Credit: Firefighter Bonnie Macintosh

A restaurant in Stanton has been decimated following an early morning fire. Those on scene report that the Mi Finca restaurant on East Main was completely destroyed. The fire, which was reported around 6 a.m. took firefighters three hours to be extinguished.

Credit: Firefighter Bonnie Macintosh

Fire officials report that no injuries were reported, however the building is a total loss. At the moment, officials rule the fire as accidental.

The owner of Mi Finca took to social media to thank those that have supported the business for the past nine years, saying that it broke her heart to watch it burn. However, she expressed many thanks to the fire crews who worked tirelessly for hours to ensure the hot spots were out.