Someone set a Hixson Pike traffic camera on fire
Investigators are looking for the arsonist
CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) – Investigators are trying to figure out who set a traffic camera on fire in Hixson.
Firefighters were called to 2627 Hixson Pike early Tuesday morning around 2:30 AM.
The camera that recorded drivers’ speeds was burning on top of a ten foot pole.
It was part of the system to monitor speeds going into the S-curves across from the Rivermont Apartments.
Crews put the fire out using a dry chemical extinguisher.
Investigators say someone hung a motorcycle tire on the pole and set it on fire.
They ask that if you have any information on the case, please call 423-698-2525.