Police Report Fertilizer Plant Explosion Near Waco, Texas

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Reuters
Authorities in Texas reported a large explosion on Wednesday at a fertilizer plant in the town of West, near Waco, but there was no immediate official word on the damage or casualties.

WEST TEXAS FERTILIZER PLANT EXPLOSION. NEW PICTURE OF SMOKE CLOUD.

Authorities in Texas reported a large explosion on Wednesday at a fertilizer plant in the town of West, near Waco, but there was no immediate official word on the damage or casualties.

The blast, reported shortly before 8 p.m. central time, was confirmed by Waco police dispatch operators.