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NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Authorities continue to investigate a possible motive behind an explosion early Christmas morning in downtown Nashville that caused a fire, damaged several buildings and left three people injured.

Authorities have identified the man behind the blast as Anthony Quinn Warner, 63. Officials said Warner died in the explosion.

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The Associated Press contributed to this report.