U.S. explosion point close to telecommunications building:alarm system crashes 290 kilometers away
The explosion site was located near the Telecom Building
On the morning of the 25th local time, the capital of Tennessee State Nashville A big explosion occurred in the city center, causing many injuries. Due to the explosion of the RV, it happened to be parked outside the building of the telecommunications company AT&T. The accident also caused the local communication to be interrupted. The 911 alarm system 290 kilometers away was temporarily shut down. Even the nearby airport was affected and the departure flight was suspended. According to the police, the choice of the location of the explosion was unclear whether it was coincidental or deliberate.
According to the Associated Press and CNN reports, before the incident, the RV had played an audio recording warning that it was about to explode. Up to now, the accident has caused three injuries and human remains were found at the scene, but it is unknown whether it was related to the explosion. Three nearby cars were engulfed by the fire, and many buildings were damaged, including the AT&T building.
AT&T said that the central office of the telecommunications exchange was affected, which was equipped with network equipment. The explosion caused communication service interruption. But AT&T declined to disclose the extent of the impact. Some police agencies said that the 911 alarm system was malfunctioning, and the farthest distance was 290 kilometers from the explosion site.