1 person found dead in west Nashville storage facility fire | Davidson County


NASHVILLE, TN (WSMV) – One person was found dead inside a storage unit following a fire at Cube Smart in west Nashville late Saturday night.

The Nashville Fire Department said one person was recovered from inside one of many units at the facility on Robertson Avenue.

Investigators were on the scene last night and will also be determining the reason for the fire. Because there’s an environmental component to the fire, investigators will have to wait to safely enter the website.

After initially putting out the fire, it rekindled around 7 a.m. Sunday.

The Nashville Fire Department believed the victim was a male. The medical examiner will determine the identity, cause and manner of death.