Explosion in Nashville, TN Believed to be Intentional
On Christmas morning around 6:30 AM CT, an explosion in downtown Nashville, TN injured at least three people and damaged dozens of buildings.
Metro Nashville Police spokesman Don Aaron said that officers were headed downtown in response to a report of a suspicious vehicle when a "significant" explosion occurred.
Said Aaron, "We do believe that the explosion was an intentional act."
The incident is currently being investigated by multiple agencies, including the FBI and the ATF.
Nashville Mayor John Cooper said that dozens of buildings were damaged and some were evacuated but that he was not sure of the extent of the damage at this point.
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