Crews battle north side restaurant fire

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INDIANAPOLIS, Ind July 29, 2014)-- Fire crews were called to the scene of a fire on the north side Tuesday evening.

The fire was reported at the Shanghai Lil restaurant in the 8500 block of Keystone Crossing, across from the Keystone Fashion Mall around 9 p.m.

An IFD spokesman said someone passing by saw sparks coming out of the restaurant's sign on top of the roof and stopped in to alert management. Everyone inside was evacuated and was reported to be safe.

When firefighters arrived on scene, there were flames on the roof. The entire roof was charred and there was heavy smoke damage inside the restaurant.

Around 10 p.m., the fire was marked as being under control. The official cause is still under investigation.