West Fertilizer Plant

File Photo: Search and rescue workers comb through what remains of a 50-unit apartment building (foreground) the day after an explosion at the West Fertilizer Company (background) destroyed the building April 18, 2013 in West, Texas. According to West May
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April 17, 2018 - 5:18 am
WEST, Texas (1080 KRLD) - It's been five years today since the West fertilizer plant explosion that killed 15 people including a dozen volunteer firemen. The explosion was caused when a fire ignited tons of ammonium nitrate fertilizer, and was deliberately set according to federal investigators but...
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