4 Killed Chemical Plant Blast


Wednesday, December 19th 2007, 3:37 pm
By: News On 6


JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Florida authorities now say four people were killed in a chemical plant explosion Wednesday in Jacksonville. And, at least 14 people were injured.

The blast happened at the T2 Laboratories plant. A fire rescue spokesman says the facility makes chemical solvents and fuel additives.

Hospitals are reporting that one patient is in critical condition, three fair, seven good and one has been released. Conditions for the rest are not known. It's not clear where they're
being treated.