FIRE destroyed a city takeaway.
Indian takeaway Zeba Balti, in Hylton Road, was gutted in a huge blaze which started about 2am today.
Police officers sealed off the area around the building this morning as they carried out investigations into how the fire started
A neighbouring businessman, who did not want to be named, said: “I was asleep at the time but when it happened it woke me up so I looked out of the window and saw the fire. It was big.”
A man from nearby Millburn Street, who also did not want to be named, said: “I heard the fire engines coming to put it out so I went to have a look.
“The whole shop has gone up so it was a pretty bad fire.”