Texas chemical plant close to nursing home and school

The chemical plant where a large explosion took place lies on the north-eastern edge of West in central Texas.

The plant is a short distance from a nursing home and a secondary school. There are also around 100 houses and a hospital within a 500-metre radius of the plant.

West in central Texas (marked 'A')
West in central Texas (marked 'A') Credit: Google Maps
The chemical plant lies on the north-eastern edge of West (blue marker)
The chemical plant lies on the north-eastern edge of West (blue marker) Credit: Google Maps
The chemical plant can be seen in the centre. The nursing home lies immediately to the west.
The chemical plant can be seen in the centre. The nursing home lies immediately to the west. Credit: Google Maps

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