Rutherford Co. fire officials: Playground fire intentionally set


RUTHERFORD COUNTY, Tenn. (WKRN) — Officials are actively searching for the individuals responsible for intentionally setting a playground on fire.

According to Rutherford County Fire and Rescue, a fire was set to the playground at Wilson Elementary in the early morning hours of Saturday.

Authorities were able to review surveillance footage and say it appears three people started the fire.

Anyone with information should call the Tennessee Arson Hotline at 1-800-762-3017, or email

A cash reward is being offered for information leading to an arrest.

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