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Slideshow: Deadly explosion rocks Texas town

Published On: Apr 18 2013 08:16:32 AM EDT

A massive blast at a fertilizer plant Wednesday has killed an estimated five to 15 people, wounded more than 160, and damaged 50 to 60 homes in a five-block area, officials in West, Texas say.

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An April 17, 2013, fire and explosion at West Fertilizer Co. killed 15 people and devastated the small town of West, Texas.

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