Fire crews rushed to reports of a fire at a Lincoln High Street restaurant on Thursday afternoon.
Fire engines and firefighters were spotted at the scene between Churchills of Lincoln and Madame Waffle on Lincoln High Street. The area was taped off while an investigation took place.
A spokesperson for Lincolnshire Fire & Rescue later confirmed it was a fire to an electric cable.
The fire was out when the two crews from Lincoln North arrived at the scene. An electric company also attended the scene to address the situation.