Carrols closing 20 to 25 locations

But Burger King franchisee’s sales rose 11.5 percent in April

Carrols Restaurant Group Inc. is closing 20 to 25 restaurants, 15 of which were shuttered in the first quarter, as the locations’ leases expire, executives said during a conference call Tuesday.

However, Carrols same-store sales appear to be surging. The Syracuse, N.Y.-based Burger King franchisee reported a same-store sales increase of 8.4 percent during the first quarter ended March 29.

Same-store sales were even stronger in April, rising about 11.5 percent during th

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