Hay truck catches fire on I 75

CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – Any farmer will tell you that stacked bales of hay are a real fire risk.
But not when you are flying down the highway.
However that’s just what happened in the early morning hours on I 75.
Chattanooga and East Ridge fire crews were called to put out a fire on the back of a trailer hauling hay bales.
It happened before 4 AM at the Ringgold Road exit.
Chattanooga fire officials report that around 300 bales were on fire.
Luckily, no one was hurt.

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