Texas Chemical Plant Explosion Blows Out Windows

A powerful explosion and fire at a plant in Texas was reported early this morning. The blast came from the TPC hemical plant in Port Neches near the Texas-Louisiana border. the plant makes products for chemical and petroleum companies. According to local reports, windows were blown out and the blast was heard and seen from miles away. It’s been called a miracle that only three people sustained minor injuries and all workers at the plant were accounted for. Fire officials have a mandatory evacuation order in place for everyone within a half mile of the plant. A nearby church is opened to shelter those in need.