OTTUMWA FIRE: Restaurant Destroyed
An early morning fire gutted a Mexican restaurant in downtown Ottumwa Tuesday.
The fire started shortly after midnight at El Rancho Grande at 206 S. Jefferson Street. Firefighters were still on the scene around 9:00 Tuesday morning to put water on smoldering areas.
Some parts of downtown Ottumwa are without power because of the fire.
The cause of the fire is still under investigation.