'The whole street is gone': Bloodied eyewitnesses describe Texas explosion horror

(Photo: Rod Aydelotte / AP)

Shocked eyewitnesses have told of the overwhelming power of the Texas fertilizer plant explosion and expressed fears that there could be many fatalities in the small town that was rocked by the blast.

“The school’s gone, the apartments are gone,” a young man in a blood-soaked t-shirt told reporters. “It’s just horrible. Not something you ever want to have to deal with.”

More on this developing story.