Three Hurt In Explosion Near Nashville

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(Shelbyville, TN) Three people were hurt near Nashville after an explosion nearĀ  downtown Shelbyville.

One person reportedly had burns over 50% of their body.

WTVF-TV reports it appears the explosions came from oil tanks at Southern Energy on Lane Parkway.

All businesses within a half-mile radius were evacuated due to the risk of more explosions.

WTVF-TV reports the fire department planned to raise the flood gates to the Duck River to prevent oil-contaminated water from going into the river.

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