One taken to hospital after South Nashville apartment fire

Posted at 8:41 PM, Dec 13, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-13 22:56:35-05

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WTVF) — Crews are on the scene of an apartment fire in the South Nashville-Brentwood area.

NFD says they responded to calls of a building fire on the 1500 block of Enclave Circle, off of Old Hickory Boulevard. Multiple callers said they heard a loud explosion sound, then saw flames and smelled smoke.

Upon arrival, fire crews saw smoke from the building. During an initial search, they found one patient inside.

The patient was rescued and is being transported to the hospital. Their condition is unknown.

NFD says the fire has been contained. Crews are performing salvage and overhaul, plus ventilating the building.

This is an active scene. News Channel 5 will update you as we learn more.