Houston police reported a massive explosion overnight Friday at a manufacturing plant. Firefighters responded around 4:25 a.m. local time. It busted out every window in our house.
The Houston Fire Department and its Hazmat team responded to the incident and put out the resulting fire. "We will advise of the possible cause of the explosion as soon as we have concrete info", tweeted Peña. It busted everybody's garage door in around here.
Mike Iscovitz, a meteorologist with the local Fox News channel, said the huge blast had shown up on local weather radar and was felt more than 20 miles (32 km) away.
Acevedo said debris from the explosion extended about half a mile.