EMS Director Says 60 To 70 Dead In West Texas Explosion

April 17, 2013

Tragic and beyond words if this proves accurate.

West EMS Director Dr. George Smith says as many as 60 or 70 people died and hundreds were injured Wednesday night in a fertilizer plant explosion in West.A rescuer earlier said he knew of five deaths.

Meanwhile, emergency crews were pulling back late Wednesday night because of concerns about the possibility of a second explosion.Emergency crews from throughout Central Texas responded just before 8 p.m. Wednesday after the first explosion at the plant in the small town north of Waco.

via UPDATE: EMS Director Says 60 To 70 Dead In West Explosion.

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