ETMC EMS dispatchers sent 15 ambulances to West, TX on Wednesday. They were the first agency outside of West to arrive on the scene.
East Texas already has numerous connections to the town of West. Several come from Nacogdoches.
A Texas A&M Forest Service Incident Management Team has deployed to Central Texas to aid in response and recovery efforts following a massive explosion at a fertilizer plant in West, Texas.
A plant in West, TEXAS, 25 miles outside of Waco, caught fire and exploded Wednesday night, causing mass destruction in the small town.
Texas is no stranger to fertilizer-caused explosions.