Updated 5:00 PM EST
The FAA has issued flight restrictions over part of Nashville from Christmas Day until December 30, 2:45 PM EST.
Updated 3:45 PM EST
Updated 3:42 PM EST
The mayor of Nashville laughed about the explosion today saying it would be the only one today.
Updated 3:40 PM EST
This video, posted by Meaghan Thomas of Nashvlle’s WKRN, shows the moment of the explosion inside
Update 3:35 PM EST
This video, posted by Meaghan Thomas of Nashville’s WKRN shows a guy who was walking his dog and who the police told to turn around after they were responding to a shots fired call.
215 Second Ave N
Video from Russell Willis #nashvilleexplosion
Update 3:26 PM EST
A map of where the explosion occurred, courtesy of @RyanGraney on Twitter
Meaghan Thomas of Nashville’s WKRN posted this shot of the RV arriving on 2nd Ave at 1:22 a.m.
Update 3:20 PM EST
Nashville FD-provided footage and photos from the scene on 2nd Ave North as multiple agencies continue to work and investigate an explosion from earlier this morning.
Update 3:15 PM EST
NewsChannel 5 interviews an eyewitness who lived near the explosion. She said the announcement coming from the RV started with a countdown warning people of the explosion more than 15 minutes in advance. See below video for the interview.
This video footage, complete with audio, shows that whoever planted the bomb this morning in Nashville setup a recording on a loudspeaker telling people to evacuate before, and up to, the moment of explosion.
The explosion is believed to have originated in a parked RV on 2nd Street in downtown Nashville, TN at 6:40 AM on Christmas morning, December 25, 2020. This story is still developing.