An apartment building at 2027 Ed Temple Boulevard caught fire Friday afternoon.
There’s extensive damage to 6 or 7 units at the complex located near the TSU campus. Several more apartments are also damaged, but not as badly.
Nashville firefighters say the blaze started in the kitchen, but they’re not sure yet how it started.
A maintenance worker who tried to put out the flames was injured and sent to the hospital. Three more people were treated for injuries at the scene.
20 people will need another place to stay.
This developing story will be updated when we have more information.