News/Events: Rail Traffic Alert -- West, Texas : 4/19/13

Search and rescue efforts are underway after a massive fertilizer plant explosion damaged or destroyed buildings within a half-mile radius of West, Texas and claimed the lives of 35 to 40 people on Wednesday.

Rescue workers and investigators are still facing a volatile situation at the site.

Traffic near the blast site is reportedly back to normal today though railroad tracks to the west of the plant were mangled in the explosion.

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