A restaurant kitchen caught fire Friday morning in Pacifica, but damage was kept to a minimum thanks to a sprinkler system, according to fire officials.
The fire at Rice and Roll, a Chinese restaurant at 683 Manor Drive, was reported around 7:25 a.m., according to the North County Fire Authority.
Firefighters found fire in the kitchen area that was being held in check by an installed sprinkler system. The fire was quickly extinguished with minimal damage and no injuries.
Fire officials said the fire highlighted the importance of working fire alarms, smoke detectors and sprinkler systems in businesses and homes.