Thursday, April 18, 2013

Texas: Fertilizer plant explosion near Waco



Up to 70 people have been reported dead in a fertiliser plant explosion near Waco, Texas. The Emergency Medical Services director in the town of West, Dr George Smith, told the local KWTX station as many as 60 or 70 people had died and hundreds were injured in the blast on Wednesday night.

Our thoughts are with the community and families of those affected.