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Fire at large propane tank is threat in Nashville

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NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) - Nashville firefighters are battling a blaze near a large propane tank.

Fire equipment was pulled back early Thursday because there was danger of an explosion.

WSMV-TV reported the blaze was behind a warehouse in the Metro Center business park north of downtown where flames threatened a 1,000-gallon propane tank. A deluge was set up to keep pouring water on the tank. No injuries were reported.

Nearby businesses were closed off and a road into the park was closed.