Texas Town Reels In Aftermath Of Fertilizer Plant Explosion

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Valley Mills Fire Department personnel walk among the remains of an... News PhotoAccidents and Disasters,Apartment,Damaged,Day,Destruction,Exploding,Factory,Fertilizer,Gulf Coast States,Horizontal,Industry,Occupation,Texas,USA,Walking,West - Texas,West Fertilizer Plant ExplosionPhotographer Collection: Getty Images News 2013 Getty ImagesWEST, TX - APRIL 18: Valley Mills Fire Department personnel walk among the remains of an apartment complex next to the fertilizer plant that exploded yesterday afternoon on April 18, 2013 in West, Texas. According to West Mayor Tommy Muska, around 14 people, including 10 first responders, were killed and more than 150 people were injured when the fertilizer company caught fire and exploded, leaving damaged buildings for blocks in every direction. (Photo by Erich Schlegel/Getty Images)