Perry Talks After Aerial Tour of West - NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth

Fertilizer plant explosion levels several blocks of small Texas town

Perry Talks After Aerial Tour of West

Governor Rick Perry says search and rescue operations have been largely completed in the small town where a fertilizer plant explosion killed 14 people and injured about 200 others. Flanked by local officials, Perry told a news conference this afternoon that all affected buildings in West had been cleared with possibly the exception of one burned home. Authorities explain confusion on numbers of unaccounted for people.

West Fertilizer Plant Explosion
Complete coverage of a massive fertilizer plant explosion that leveled blocks of the small Texas town of West, TX. Click here for more.