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An explosion took place in Nashville, Tennessee, in the United States on Christmas Day | The gruesome blast in Nashville, the sound heard from several kilometers away; Police said – the blast was willful

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A car exploded in front of the AT&T Communication building in Nashville, Tennessee.

A massive explosion occurred in Nashville, USA at around 6.30 am Friday. The blast took place in an RV (Recreational Vehicle) parked in front of the AT&T Communication building in the Tennessee area. The sound of the blast was heard from several kilometers away and dozens of buildings in Tennessee have been damaged. According to the police, the blast shows that it was intentional. Police and FBI are investigating the blast from the angle of terrorist attack.

No one is killed in this blast, but 3 people are injured. Officials said the explosion occurred in front of a building located at 166 2nd Street in Tennessee. Usually this area is crowded, but due to corona and restrictions, it was not crowded even at Christmas. There were no people due to the blast in the morning.

On the road that exploded, fire and smoke appeared everywhere.

On the road that exploded, fire and smoke appeared everywhere.

Police arrived at the notice of firing, there was a blast

Nashville police spokesman Don Aron said the vehicle was suspected only after it was parked in front of the building. However, firing was first reported on 911. Police then reached there and after seeing the suspect’s car, Bomb Squad was called. After this, the police was appealing to the people to evacuate the area. During this time it exploded.

The vehicles parked around the building were completely destroyed after the blast.

The vehicles parked around the building were completely destroyed after the blast.

Nashville Mayor John Cooper Kay said the explosion damaged a lot of buildings. Many of them broke due to glass blasts. Some buildings have been evacuated. But right now it is difficult to say how many houses and people have been affected by this blast.

Shops and buildings have suffered significant damage after the blast.

Shops and buildings have suffered significant damage after the blast.

After the explosion, smoke emanating from the blast site was seen far away.

After the explosion, smoke emanating from the blast site was seen far away.

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