Aerial Footage Of Texas Blast Site (VIDEO)

Reuters has released aerial footage showing the smoldering ruins of a fertilizer plant in West, Texas that was the site of a massive explosion last night. Though the blast occurred around 8 PM Wednesday, there was still visible smoke rising from the site on Thursday.

Multiple people were killed in the blast and over 100 people were reportedly injured. 

Watch the aerial footage below.

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