Chattanooga car wash knocked partly down in hit and run

Chattanooga car wash knocked partly down in hit and run

June 19th, 2012 by WRCB-TV Channel 3 in Local - Breaking News

A Chattanooga businessman was shocked to find vandals destroyed his self-service car wash and took off. Now he's left with tens of thousands of dollars in damages. It's a big price tag for a small business.

Photo by WRCB-TV Channel 3 /Times Free Press.

A Chattanooga businessman was shocked to find vandals destroyed his self-service car wash and took off. Now he's left with tens of thousands of dollars in damages. It's a big price tag for a small business.

Max Falk owns a handful of car washes throughout Hamilton County. This isn't the first time he's been victim to thieves and vandals, but this latest hit is by far the most costly. His Dodson Avenue location is partly destroyed. A wall was knocked down and the roof is collapsing.

"You've got to picture, this wall was standing up," car wash owner Max Falk stood atop the knocked over wall.

Read more at WRCB.