West, Texas VFD LODDS


There were 12 deaths related to the fire & EMS operations on the scene of the West, Texas Fertilizer Plant fire and explosion on April 17, 2013.

RIP Brothers!

5 Firefighters with West FD.

2 Firefighters with Abbott FD/West EMS.

1 Firefighter with Merknel FD/West EMS.

1 Firefighter with Bruceville Eddy FD/West EMS.

1 Dallas FD Captain who lived in West went to the scene to assist.

(The 4 Firefighter/EMT’s were at the West EMS Station taking an EMT class, saw the fire and went to assist.)

2 Civilians who have ties to the West FD were helping on the scene.

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  1. Pingback: Permanent Memorial to the West, Texas Volunteer Firefighters | Ratliff Community Volunteer Fire Department- Station 10

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