1 dead, dozens hurt as chemical plant explodes in Louisiana

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A roadblock with emergency personnel is seen in this aerial photo, near a chemical plant explosion, about twenty miles southeast of Baton Rouge, in Geismer, La., Thursday, June 13, 2013. The plant makes highly flammable gases that are basic building blocks in the petrochemical industry. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)