Twelve confirmed dead after Texas fertiliser plant blast

A Texas state official has confirmed that 12 people died as a result of an explosion at a fertiliser plant in the Texan town of West. Approximately 200 people were injured.

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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.