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Hundreds believed injured in Texas explosion

Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 00:32

April 18 - An explosion at a fertilizer plant in Texas caused several buildings to catch fire, hundreds of injuries are expected. Julie Noce reports.

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A massive explosion and fire at a fertilzer plant near Waco Texas are thought to have injured hundreds of people. Several buildings near the plant caught fire after the explosion. Medical teams and fire fighters rushed to the scene. Officials said a nursing home near the plant collapsed with people still believed to be inside. The explosion happened in a town called West, about 80 miles south of Dallas. The cause of the explosion is still under investigation.

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Hundreds believed injured in Texas explosion

Thursday, April 18, 2013 - 00:32