A community changed in an instant: How you can help
A volunteer firefighter provided this photo of damage to an apartment building near the site of the West, Texas fertilizer plant explosion on April 17, 2013. By Ashley Carter
PHOENIX -- Communities across the country are asking themselves "What can we do?" after a large explosion at a fertilizer plant devastated the small city of West, TX, just before 8 p.m. (CDT) Wednesday evening. Rescue workers continue to search through rubble Thursday looking for survivors of the explosion that killed as many as 15 people and injured more than 160 others.