Texas Fertilizer Plant Explosion Leaves Community Hurting but Hopeful

Monday, April 22, 2013

(A checkpoint in West, Texas after yesterday's fertilizer explosion./Getty)

The aerial shots from over the obliterated community of West Texas tell the tail of a conflagration and a disaster that is almost beyond comprehension. Last week's explosion of a fertilizer plant killed 14 people and left 200 injured.

This week, the sense of shock is settling in. Lauren Silverman, reporter for KERA in Dallas, Texas, provides an update on how the residents of West are coping and the process of rebuilding.

The aerial shots from over the obliterated community of West Texas tell the tail of a conflagration and a disaster that is almost beyond comprehension. Last week's explosion of a fertilizer plant killed 14 people and left 200 injured.
This week, the sense of shock is settling in. Lauren Silverman, reporter for KERA in Dalls, Texas, provides an update on how the residents of West are coping and the process of rebuilding ahead

Guests:

Lauren Silverman

Produced by:

Arwa Gunja

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