Texas Fertilizer Plant Explosion

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A Year After Texas Explosion, No New Safety Laws

No changes after blast killed 12 firefighters.

Posted Tuesday, April 22, 2014

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Year after Explosion, Texas Town Considers New Plant

Residents say lack of regulations would put them at risk of another disaster.

Posted Monday, April 21, 2014

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Texas Fertilizer Blast Victims Choose Closure over Answers

Explosion killed 15 people and left many unanswered questions.

Posted Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Former Texas Paramedic Sentenced for Possessing Pipe Bomb Materials

Former West medic became infamously linked to deadly explosion.

Posted Thursday, December 5, 2013

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A 'Long, Long' Recovery for West, Texas

Residents and first responders still recuperating physically and mentally.

Posted Monday, October 21, 2013

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Texas Fertilizer Plant Charged with Numerous Safety Violations

Unsafe handling of fertilizers is among the violations.

Posted Thursday, October 10, 2013

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Former Medic Makes Plea Deal in Texas Plant Explosion

Former West paramedic to plead guilty in charge associated with tragic event.

Posted Thursday, October 10, 2013

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First Responders Killed in Texas Blast Died of Blunt Force Trauma, Blast Injuries

Half the firefighters were wearing protective gear when their bodies were recovered.

Posted Thursday, August 8, 2013

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DA: No Evidence Linking West, Texas EMT to Plant Explosion

Rangers find no evidence connecting Reed to blast.

Posted Tuesday, August 6, 2013






 

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