Fertiliser plant owner sued

The owner of a fertiliser plant that exploded last week killing 14 people and destroying dozens of homes and an apartment complex in a tiny Texas town is being sued by a single mom and by several insurance companies.

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Destruction after Texas fertiliser plant explosion

An aerial view shows the aftermath of the huge blast. Credit: Reuters

Aerial pictures show the extend of destruction after the massive explosion which destroyed a fertiliser plant in Texas.

An aerial view shows the aftermath of the huge blast. Credit: Reuters

Very little remains on the site and investigators picking through the debris appear dwarfed by the amount of debris.

Investigators stand amid the aftermath of the massive explosion Credit: Reuters

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