We have been watching live coverage of the KMCO Chemical Plant explosion in Crosby. Texas. There are reports of multiple fatalities, the sheriff’s department has mentioned one fatality, and as of right now there is a “shelter in place” for all residents (including schools) within a 1 mile radius of the scene. Both injured employees were flown out via Lifeflight, and there is on confirmed death as a result of this fire.

Crosby, Sheldon and Channelview ISD’s (School Districts) are under shelter in place order and lock-down. Students will NOT Be allowed to leave.

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