Rick Holter http://tpr.org en UPDATE: West, Texas, Blast Site 'Just Like Iraq,' DPS Official Says http://tpr.org/post/update-west-texas-blast-site-just-iraq-dps-official-says <strong>Update, 12:15 a.m.</strong>: "An unbelievable tragedy" -- that's how D.L. Wilson of the Department of Public Safety described Wednesday night's fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas. Speaking to the media just after midnight, he added that he'd toured the blast zone, and it looked "just like Iraq, just like the Murrah building in Oklahoma City," which was bombed 18 years ago this week.<p>Wilson said more than 100 were injured, and he confirmed that people have died, though he gave no number.<p> Thu, 18 Apr 2013 11:40:20 +0000 Rick Holter 9870 at http://tpr.org