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Originally posted by TwiTcHomatic
It is going to be a surreal scene when the sun comes up..
Originally posted by myartisstrong
reply to post by TerribleTeam2
Here is a shot before the tank blew... looks like it was under tremendous heat. Sorry bout the blurry image, it was a tiny pic to begin with.
Originally posted by IamAbeliever
reply to post by magma
Fertilizer, when mixed with other chemicals, is extremely explosive. It was used in the Oklahoma City bombing. But to answer your question, it's uncommon to have an explosion at a plant.
A massive explosion at a fertilizer plant in central Texas Wednesday night left more than 160 people wounded and killed an estimated five to 15 people, officials said, likely including firefighters who had been battling the blaze at the factory that triggered the explosion.