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EMS Officials, Firefighters Tour Fertilizer Plant to Prepare for Emergency Response in Corpus Christi, Texas

After an explosion at a West, Texas, fertilizer plant killed 14 and injured 200 people, the Corpus Christi Local Emergency Planning Committee set out to educate first responders about the types of fertilizer used at three local facilities.

Posted Friday, May 24, 2013

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Crime Not Ruled out in Texas Blast

Investigators have not ruled out criminal activity as the cause of a massive explosion at a fertilizer plant that killed at least 14 people and flattened part of a tiny Texas town, two officials familiar with the findings said Thursday.

Posted Thursday, May 16, 2013

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Texas Ex-Paramedic Pleads Not Guilty to Possessing Bomb-Making Materials

Authorities have not announced a link between Reed and the West plant explosion.

Posted Thursday, May 16, 2013

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At Least Six Dead, 50 Injured as Tornadoes Hit North Texas

Patients were taken to Granbury and Fort Worth hospitals.

Posted Thursday, May 16, 2013

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Lawyer: Texas Paramedic Denies Bomb Material Charges

Bryce Reed to plead not guilty in charge unrelated to plant explosion.

Posted Monday, May 13, 2013

Texas Paramedic Vocal after Fertilizer Plant Explosion

West EMS medic told families he would avenge the deaths of those killed in the blast.

Posted Monday, May 13, 2013

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Officials Launch Criminal Investigation into Texas Plant Explosion

West fertilizer plant blast killed 14 people and devastated small community.

Posted Friday, May 10, 2013

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Texas EMT Charged with Possession of Destructive Device

No connection between Reed’s arrest and April plant explosion.

Posted Friday, May 10, 2013

16 Hurt in Fire at Texas Petrochemical Plant

Fire occurred during maintenance at ethylene purification site.

Posted Friday, May 3, 2013






 

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