Pittsburgh Bureau of Fire responded to a small fire inside one of the kitchen cooking vents in the Burger King located at 2900 Brownsville Road at 6:20 p.m.
While firefighters were extinguishing the fire, employees from the store were waiting outside when a vehicle went through the drive-through and struck a juvenile female employee. She was transported by EMS to Children's Hospital in stable condition with a minor injury to her leg.
The driver fled the scene. Pittsburgh Police from Zone 3 are searching for a sedan that is white or tan in color. There is no description of the driver.
Police and Fire are investigating.
Tonight, the City-County Building is illuminated to recognize Poison Prevention Week and the 50th Anniversary of "Mr. Yuk" in partnership with Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh of UPMC.
For questions about the lighting at the City-County Building, please reach out to the Office of the Mayor.