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Nashville Fire Marshal Determines Discarded Cigarette Sparked 2-Alarm Apartment Fire
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Nashville Fire Marshal Determines Discarded Cigarette Sparked 2-Alarm Apartment Fire

Nashville, TN (STL.News) Hickory Creek Apartment building burned Monday and required several hours of NFD response.  A discarded cigarette started a fire at a Nashville apartment complex that damaged several units and required at 2-Alarm response for the Nashville Fire Department, on Monday July 20, 2020. Fire investigators determined a discarded cigarette, also known as careless smoking, is the cause of the massive fire at building “A” at Hickory Creek Apartments located at 1150 Vultee Boulevard, Nashville, TN 37217. A 911 call alerted NFD to an apartment fire at 6:37 pm.  When crews arrived, they reported seeing heavy flames and smoke coming from the building.  All of the occupants of the building were out of the building. NFD Personnel spent several hours fighting the fire and remain...