Members of the Conway Fire Department responded to a fire Sunday evening at Hart's Seafood Restaurant, located at 2125 Harkrider St.

According to fire chief Bart Castleberry, preliminary reports are that the fire originated in the food preparation area and was extinguished quickly.

“There was quite a bit of smoke inside the restaurant and we are waiting on the fire marshal’s determination as to what caused the fire," he said.

Castleberry stated that the health department would have to be notified and conduct an inspection before the restaurant could re-open.