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A massive explosion at a Houston manufacturing plant jolted residents Friday

2 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

At least one person was injured in an explosion at a northwest Houston manufacturing plant.
Residents were jolted awake and windows in several nearby homes were shattered in the blast.
The cause was not immediately known.
A hazardous materials team is working in the area.
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A massive explosion at a manufacturing plant in Houston jolted residents awake early Friday morning, according to the Houston Chronicle.
Rescuers and Houston Police responded to the plant, Watson Grinding and Manufacturing, in the northwest part of the city just before 4:30 a.m...
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Explosion at Houston Plant Rattles the City, Injuring at Least One Person

Explosion at Houston Plant Rattles the City, Injuring at Least One Person

2 monthes ago   |   By NY Times

A blast woke Houston residents from sleep in the early hours of Friday morning, shattering windows and scattering debris.
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