Summit firefighters respond to an electrical fire Thursday at Portillo's. (Supplied photos)

Summit firefighters respond to an electrical fire Thursday at Portillo's. (Supplied photos)

Fire closes Portillo’s in Summit

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Summit police at the scene of Thursday afternoon’s fire at Portillo’s.

An electrical fire early this afternoon hit the Portillo’s restaurant at 5532 S. Harlem Ave.

Summit firefighters extinguished the blaze, which was confined to the kitchen area.

No injuries were reported.

Firefighters from Bedford Park, Cicero, Bridgeview, Evergreen Park, Central Stickney and North Palos assisted on the call. Central Stickney provide a ladder truck that could be seen above the restaurant.

Witnesses said it appeared later that food was being removed from the building.

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