The Moment Of The Blast At The Texas fertiliser Plant [Video]

A massive explosion at a fertiliser plant has devastated a small Texas community.

The blast, which occurred just under an hour after a fire, was felt miles away.

“It was like a nuclear bomb went off,” said West Mayor Tommy Muska to CNN.Here’s amateur footage of the moment of the blast. It occurs just after 30 seconds into the video.

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