Blast Rips Through West, Texas, Fertilizer Plant
By Steve Inskeep • Apr 18, 2013
Originally published on April 18, 2013 12:22 pm
A fertilizer plant exploded near Waco, Texas, Wednesday night. The explosion at West Fertilizer in downtown West, a community about 20 miles north of Waco, happened around 7 p.m. and could be heard as far away as Waxahachie, 45 miles to the north.