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New Crop Of EMT’s Graduate In West, Texas

WEST (CBS 11) – Eighteen graduates walked the stage, all newly certified volunteer Emergency Medical Technician’s for the town of West. The standing ovation was for people who should have been there. Classmates, Perry Calvin, […]

07/26/2013

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First Look Inside West Blast Zone

More West residents returned to their homes Sunday night as officials opened additional sections of the neighborhood for the first time since the explosion.

CBS 11–04/21/2013

West Plant Explosion (credit: Getty Images)

Texas Town Grieves For Dead First Responders

Two days after the fertilizer facility exploded in a blinding fireball, authorities announced Friday that they had recovered 14 bodies, confirming for the first time an exact number of people killed.

04/19/2013

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West Official Says Initial Missing Person Count Too High

It’s been a frustrating couple of days for those who are waiting on word from their loved ones in the town of West.

CBS 11–04/19/2013

The West Fertilizer Company, shown from the air, lies in ruins on April 18, 2013 in West, Texas. (credit: Getty Images)

Rescue Efforts Resume After Texas Explosion

Rescue and recovery efforts resumed Friday morning in West, after a fertilizer plant explosion on Wednesday evening killed at least 14 people, left another 200 people hurt and destroyed at least 50 homes.

04/19/2013