Restaurant Owner's Classic Truck Burned

By: Blaine Tolison Email
By: Blaine Tolison Email

The Tallahassee Fire Department is looking for the person or persons who set fire to a truck early Wednesday morning and this was no ordinary truck. The 1957 GMC Suburban owned by Coosh Willis was a staple at Coosh's Bayou Rouge Restaurant.

Firefighters say the truck was set on fire between 1:00 and 2:00 in the morning. Willis says he has owned the truck for five years, but it took him two years to find such a classic.

"When you do this, it goes deeper than just you know, we did something funny or something like this because this is a lot of effort that we had put into this--my whole family." said Willis.

The fire department is still investigating the arson--if you have any information about this crime call the fire hot line (850) 891-FIRE.


Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus
WCTV 1801 Halstead Blvd. Tallahassee, FL 32309
Gray Television, Inc. - Copyright © 2002-2014 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 35515664 - wctv.tv/a?a=35515664