Texas plant explosion

Associated Press
Displaced resident Debby Keel holds her granddaughter Kennedy Keel as she waits by a checkpoint for residents waiting to go back to their homes Saturday, April 20, 2013, three days after an explosion at a fertilizer plant in West, Texas. The massive explosion at the West Fertilizer Co. Wednesday night killed 14 people and injured more than 160. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

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An explosion and fire at a fertilizer plant in the small Texas town of West on April 17 killed at least 14 people and leveled dozens of homes and spewed toxic fumes that forced evacuations of half the community.

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