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Back -- -- -- tonight accidental terror and Texas last night fertilizer plant in the town of west Texas just north of Waco exploded.
Scores -- -- -- death told its -- -- -- -- -- -- -- Oh.
Authorities believe that was an accident but they are investigating all angles joining us now from west Texas SharePoint -- Mac -- -- -- phone Wesley had -- who witnessed the devastation helped the injured -- -- took three people to the hospital.
-- tell us how that happened.
Well all was working you try to on the road from from the explosion happened and at the time I didn't really realize what was going on.
I didn't cheer -- the -- action probably Amal are -- away and I didn't actually shill or hear the explosion.
-- -- big mushroom cloud -- realize something church is going on and my mother actually called me and told me a cousin of mine her house was completely leveled.
I just figured it would appropriately get ouster -- and name a bomb went to go to my coverage ouster recover some photos -- -- because we have bad weather trader.
And that's whenever I realized it was a whole lot worse and I anticipated.
Ahmedabad sheriffs and -- -- needed help -- told him that I wish you know are under shipyard for stated he should immediately to the the community center when I got to the communities the -- it loose like a war zone and there there were people hurt.
A lot of people -- know what to do I've offered to my vehicle.
To take people to the hospital.
I loaded up three individual -- even -- from the nursing home the first senators thought so what -- -- had a pretty serious head injury.
Oxygen to Hillcrest.
That I came back loaded up there -- -- -- teacher occurred Providence and then took another person to approach.
Though that very admirable for citizen like you to do that and two get those people out of there.
When resorts is and small rural air like that is not thought Boston -- -- a lot of -- the -- let's go over -- you.
I understand that some of the fatalities were first responders who went in to fight the fire in the plan is that correct.
That's what we believe at this time -- Have you any information about.
How many firefighters were impacted by this either hurt or.
We haven't gotten any exact numbers as of yet.
There's fire and rescue teams right now.
At the in the area that are trying to -- All right now when we see the pictures up here in New York it looks like this is Syria you know this is like a bombed out war zone.
What could cause -- kind of damage.
Well what we did here was saying an extremely large.
Explosion at a fertilizer plant and the damage it does look like a war zone I keep hearing that description over and over -- About the best way to describe it.
For buildings that are levels.
Houses are damaged blown off the foundation missing roofs.
All missing windows of the worst.
You know as far as six -- -- blocks away.
And done it was extremely powerful explosion now Leo we had a point -- it was a states right doing.
Sarah fertilizer use the Oklahoma City bomb that fertilizer is so combustible that it does act.
As a little -- bomb and and that's what happened there.
Last question we we hear that there were some looting incidents down there -- sure -- is that true.
We heard there were some spot in looting and so we addressed that very quickly and stop them.
All right here we appreciate you coming on a very busy time thank you very much.
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