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Fertilizer plant explosion levels several blocks of small Texas town

Monday, Apr 17, 2017 at 05:46 AM CDT

4 Years Later: No Suspects, Arrests in West Explosion

4 Years Later: No Suspects, Arrests in West Explosion

Since the stunning announcement last May that the fire at the West Fertilizer Company was ruled incendiary, officials investigating the explosion have named no suspects and made no arrests.

Sunday, Apr 16, 2017 at 10:51 PM CDT

Four Years After Disaster West Is Moving Forward

Four Years After Disaster West Is Moving Forward

April 17 marks four years since a massive explosion at the West Fertilizer Company that killed 15 people and changed the landscape of the town.

Wednesday, Aug 24, 2016 at 10:32 AM CDT

New Schools Open in West After 2013 Fertilizer Blast

New Schools Open in West After 2013 Fertilizer Blast

Students and adults have marched to a new school complex in West where a 2013 fertilizer plant explosion killed 15 people.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 10:55 PM CDT

West Victims' Families Stunned By Investigation

West Victims' Families Stunned By Investigation

More than three years after a fire and explosion at West Fertilizer Company, families of the victims got news they never expected: the explosion was a criminal act, not an accident.

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 10:54 PM CDT

West Fertilizer Explosion Was Intentionally Set: ATF

West Fertilizer Explosion Was Intentionally Set: ATF

A fertilizer explosion in West, Texas, that killed 15 and injured dozens of others in April 2013 was intentionally set, government officials said during a press conference Wednesday.

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