Firefighters are still on the scene as the Griff Restaurant and Pub, having just opened its doors in November of 2012, was engulfed in flames this morning.

An eyewitness reported at 5:05am that the Rome building appeared to be completely destroyed.  However, emergency crews are still working at the site.  Officials have not released any information as to whether there were any injuries.

We will continue to keep you updated as more information becomes available.