Explosion rocks Nashville in what police suspect was an ‘intentional’ act


Nashville: Authorities imagine an explosion that rocked the downtown Nashville space early on Christmas Day was a deliberate act, in line with the Metro Nashville Police Division.

Police spokesman Don Aaron stated the 6.30am explosion, which shattered glass and broken buildings, was believed to be “an intentional act”. Police earlier stated they imagine a car was concerned within the explosion. He stated three folks had been taken to hospital for therapy, though none had been in a vital situation.

Emergency personnel at the scene of the explosion in downtown Nashville early on Christmas Day.

Emergency personnel on the scene of the explosion in downtown Nashville early on Christmas Day.Credit score:AP

Police and fireplace crews had been on the scene, as had been investigators from the FBI and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives.

“Proper now, it’s a public security concern, to ensure everyone is accounted for and to ensure the unfold of the hearth doesn’t go any additional,” Michael Knight, a spokesman for the ATF in Nashville, stated.