At Least 2 People Killed In Massive Industrial Explosion In Houston

Emergency personnel work the scene of the early morning explosion that Houston Fire Chief Samuel Peña said caused significant damage to nearby homes and even knocked some off their foundations.

The blast was felt more than 30 miles away, knocking homes off their foundations and casting debris about half a mile. Police opened a criminal probe, though it’s not clear what caused the explosion.

(Image credit: Collin Eaton/Reuters)