Fire at Moe’s Southwest Grill in Hixson

Hixson, TN (WDEF) – Early Sunday morning, Chattanooga firefighters were dispatched to reports of smoke coming from Moe’s Southwest Grill, located at 5510 Highway 153.

The first fire company to arrive on the scene found heavy smoke coming from the roof. After forcibly opening the doors, fire crews made their way into the restaurant and found a fire near the back of the building.

The blaze was quickly extinguished.

There are other businesses in the building, but none were damaged. The total dollar loss is estimated at $400,000.

Battalion Chief Don Bowman said the cause of the fire is still under investigation.

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