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9/1/2008
Another UK Speed Camera Burns
Vigilantes burn a speed camera in Coventry, UK.

Vigilantes disposed of another speed camera in Coventry, UK yesterday. The device, located at Allard Way in Stoke was necklaced by a gasoline-filled tire. The resulting fire caused an estimated £4000 (US $8000) in damage to the automated ticketing machine. In May a nearby camera on the A45 was burned by a gasoline-filled bicycle tire. Police have no suspects.

Source: Firebugs attack Coventry speed camera (Coventry Telegraph (UK), 9/1/2008)

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