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Multiple injuries after chemical plant explosion in Louisiana

 
Multiple injuries after chemical plant explosion in Louisiana
Posted Thursday, June 13th 2013 @ 11am

(Geismer, LA)  --  One person is dead and dozens more are injured following today's explosion at a Louisiana chemical plant.  Officials recovered the body from the scene at the Williams Olefins chemical plant, and the search continues for more possible victims.  About a dozen victims were airlifted from the scene.  Residents living near the plant are being advised to shelter in place, but officials do not believe there is a risk to the public.  There's still no word on what caused the explosion. 

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