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Iowa Community Knows Risks Of Fertilizer But Welcomes Plant Expansion

West, Texas resident Wesley Gatlin took this photo of the plant on fire just before the explosion.
There's a community in Iowa that now has a tragic link to the town of West, Texas. Both communities have had fertilizer plants that have exploded killing and injuring people.

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Dave Fehling

Energy & Environment Reporter for StateImpact

Dave Fehling is KUHF's Energy and Environment Reporter. His reporting is a part of StateImpact, a collaboration with KUT in Austin and NPR...