Port Neches Chemical Plant Explosion Injures 3 [VIDEO]

Port Neches Chemical Plant Explosion Injures 3 [VIDEO]

Three employees were injured when an explosion at the TPC Group Plant in Port Neches rocked the area early Wednesday morning.

All employees in the refinery were accounted for and the three that were injured are being treated.  One person suffered a broken arm and the other has already been released from the hospital.  The last employee, a contractor, who was the most severely burned was flown to Memorial Herman in Houston for treatment.  

Here is the local news station’s LIVE coverage:

One gentleman’s security cameras caught the moment the explosion happened:

 

And, the second view:

Here is video near the site of the explosion showing the aftermath:

Some even posted some of the damage that their house sustained from the concussion of the blast:

A mandatory evacuation was issued by the Nederland Volunteer Fire Department: