Explosion, Massive Fire at Chemical Plant Near Houston

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Massive Fire at Chemical Plant Near Houston (courtesy Twitter)

CONROE, TX – An explosion set off a massive fire at a chemical warehouse in Conroe, about 40 miles north of Houston.

It happened Friday afternoon at DrillChem, which makes sealants and lubricants. The building is in rural Montgomery County.

About 50 crews are battling the flames. Right now, it’s unclear if there are any injuries or what caused the explosion and fire.

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