New Dollywood coaster features hoses signed by local firemen - WKRN News 2

New Dollywood coaster features hoses signed by local firemen

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. -

Active and retired Middle Tennessee firefighters came to Station 9 in Nashville Thursday to for the opportunity to leave their mark on Dollywood's newest roller coaster debuting this spring.

The new ride, the FireChaser Express, will open in March and will feature commemorative fire hoses signed by firemen across Tennessee.

"When the ride opens in March we are going to proudly display these and the firefighters can come see their names and visitors can recognize these folks who take such great care of us," explained Dawn Copley with Dollywood.

The roller coaster is family-friendly and has a minimum height requirement of only 39 inches.

Dollywood opens for the season March 22.

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