NewsStrong – Nashville, TN: 12.25.2020. A massive explosion in downtown Nashville was detonated 6:30 am Christmas morning when the business district was closed. Local residents were evacuated before the blast by Nashville Metro Police. The blast occurred in front of a major AT&T Communications Center damaging the building and destroying bars located across the street. No one was killed, except for 1 person who exploded in the vehicle.

FBI reports – Seeking Information Concerning Operator or Owner of RV Linked to Explosion.

On December 25, 2020, at approximately 5:30 a.m. Central Time, a large explosion occurred on 2nd Ave N near a downtown Nashville, Tennessee business. The explosion has been linked to a recreational vehicle (RV).

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI); the Metro Nashville Police Department; and the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms, and Explosives (ATF) are currently looking for information concerning the operator or owner of this RV, which arrived in the area at approximately 1:22 a.m. Central Time. In particular, individuals are being sought who were in the area of downtown Nashville around 1:00 a.m. Central Time.

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