Texas Fertiliser Blast

Apr 18, 2013, 09:47 AM IST
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Persons are seen pushing wheel chairs in front of a damaged nursing home following an explosion at a nearby fertiliser plant in West, Texas.

Persons are seen pushing wheel chairs in front of a damaged nursing home following an explosion at a nearby fertiliser plant in West, Texas.

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Emergency workers assist an elderly person at a staging area at a local school stadium in West, Texas.

Emergency workers assist an elderly person at a staging area at a local school stadium in West, Texas.

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Emergency workers evacuate elderly from a damaged nursing home following an explosion at a fertiliser plant in West, Texas.

Emergency workers evacuate elderly from a damaged nursing home following an explosion at a fertiliser plant in West, Texas.

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Elderly persons from a nearby nursing home are triaged in a parking lot before being moved to a school stadium following a fertiliser plant explosion in West, Texas.

Elderly persons from a nearby nursing home are triaged in a parking lot before being moved to a school stadium following a fertiliser plant explosion in West, Texas.

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An emergency worker walks through damaged apartment building following a fertiliser plant explosion in West, Texas.

An emergency worker walks through damaged apartment building following a fertiliser plant explosion in West, Texas.

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Emergency workers assist an elderly person at a staging area at a local school stadium in West, Texas.

Emergency workers assist an elderly person at a staging area at a local school stadium in West, Texas.

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A person looks on as emergency workers fight a house fire after a near by fertiliser plant exploded in West, Texas.

A person looks on as emergency workers fight a house fire after a near by fertiliser plant exploded in West, Texas.