1. A massive explosion at a fertilizer plant near Waco on Wednesday injured more than 170 people and killed an unknown number of others, leaving the factory a smoldering ruin and leveling buildings for blocks in every direction.
  2. Raw video of the explosion

  3. CAUGHT ON CAMERA: Fertilizer Plant Explosion Near Waco, Texas
  4. WARNING: This video may disturb some viewers

    A man was recording the fire on his iPhone from his vehicle when the plant exploded. Both he and his child — who was in the vehicle with him — were shaken up by the blast. 
  5. Audio from police radios during the incident

  6. Fire Audio West Texas Fertilizer Plant 4/16/13
  7. The audio captures everything from the original dispatch to deal with a fire at the plant to the explosion and its immediate aftermath.
  8. The explosion seen in slow motion

  9. SLOW MOTION Fertilizer Plant Waco Texas West Texas
  10. In slow motion its possible to see the exact moment that the fertilizer plant went up.
  11. A different vantage point

  12. NEW PERSPECTIVE Fertilizer Plant Explosion Waco TEXAS 18/04/2013 (Original)
  13. This video, shot by Erik Perez and shared on social media by Dallas reporter Tristan Hallman, is a bit closer than most and shows the force of the explosion from an alternative vantage point.
  14. Aerial view of home destroyed in the blast

  15. Texas plant explosion : Flames engulf home in West, Texas after plant explosion
  16. Beyond the plant itself, police estimate that at least 75 buildings were damage or destroyed.