Photos: Explosion at Williams Olefins

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  • File photo provided -- Workers run from a massive fireball after an explosion in the Williams Olefins plant on June 13, 2013, that killed two and injured more than 100 workers and contractors. Probes of the explosion remain underway.

  • File photo provided by Aviation Specialist -- Crews battle a fire at the Williams Olefins Plant off La. 3115 in Ascension Parish following an explosion at the site Thursday, June 13.

  • Photo provided by Ascension Parish Sheriff Office -- A fire fighter sprays a man with water after the Thursday, June 13, Williams Olefins plant explosion in Geismar.

  • Photo provided by Aviation Specialist -- Crews battle a fire at the Williams Olefins Plant off La. 3115 in Ascension Parish following an explosion at the site Thursday, June 13.

  • Advocate staff photo by CATHERINE THRELKELD -- Plant workers gather at East Iberville High School on Thursday, June 13, after being evacuated on school buses from the Williams Olefins plant in Geismar following an explosion.

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  • Photo Provided by Aviation Specialist -- Crews battle a fire at the Williams Olefins Plant off La. 3115 in Ascension Parish following an explosion at the site Thursday, June 13.

  • Advocate staff photo by CATHERINE THRELKELD -- Fire billows from the Williams Olefins Plant off La. 3115 in Ascension Parish following an explosion at the site Thursday, June 13.

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  • Photos provided by Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center -- Emergency medical assistance was provided following the Williams Olefins Geismar plant explosion.

  • Advocate staff photo by DAVID MITCHELL -- Employees were evacuated from the Williams Olefins plant in Geismar following the Thursday, June 13, explosion and fire.

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  • Advocate staff photo by CATHERINE THRELKELD -- Plant workers from the Williams Olefins Plant off La. 3115 in Ascension Parish gather at East Iberville High School following a Thursday, June 13, explosion and fire at the plant.

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  • Advocate staff photo by CATHERINE THRELKELD -- Plant workers from the Williams Olefins Plant off La. 3115 in Ascension Parish gather at East Iberville High School following a Thursday, June 13, explosion and fire at the plant.

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  • Photos from Our Lady of the Lake Regional Medical Center -- A victim of the Thursday, June 13, explosion at Williams Olefins's Geismar plant is transported by helicopter to the hospital.

  • Advocate staff photo by ARTHUR D. LAUCK -- Plant workers text and make phone calls at the Lamar-Dixion Expo Center Thursday, June 13, after being evacuated following an explosion and fire at the William Olefins plant.

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  • Advocate staff photo by ARTHUR D. LAUCK -- An injured plant worker is helped into an ambulance at the Lamar-Dixion Expo Center in Gonzales Thursday, June 13, after an explosion and fire at the William Olefins plant.

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  • Advocate staff photo by CATHERINE THRELKELD -- Gov. Bobby Jindal speaks at a press conference at Fred's Truck Stop in St. Gabriel following a plant explosion at Williams Geismar Olefins plant Thursday, June 13.

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  • An explosion at The Williams Olefins plant in Geismar Thursday, June 13, resulted in a fire, causing numerous injuries and two fatalities. The company's website says the plant produces about 1.3 billion pounds of ethylene and 90 million pounds of polymer grade propylene a year. (AP Photo/Ryan Meador)

  • Advocate staff photo by CATHERINE THRELKELD -- School buses marked with Turner Industries evacuate plant workers following a plant explosion at Williams Geismar Olefins plant Thursday, June 13.

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  • State police man a roadblock near the Williams Olefins plant in Geismar following the Thursday, June 13., explosion and fire at the plant. The plant makes highly flammable gases that are basic building blocks in the petrochemical industry. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

  • Advocate staff photo by RICHARD ALAN HANNON -- A helicopter lands at a triage area set up along Highway 3115 near Highway 74 following an explosion at the Williams Olefins plant in Geismar Thursday, June 13.

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  • State police man a roadblock near the Williams Olefins plant in Geismar following the Thursday, June 13, explosion and fire at the plant. The plant makes highly flammable gases that are basic building blocks in the petrochemical industry. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

  • Crews fight the fire caused by an explosion at the Williams Olefins plant in Geismar Thursday, June 13. The plant makes highly flammable gases that are basic building blocks in the petrochemical industry. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

  • Crews battle a fire at the Williams Olefins Plant off La. 3115 in Ascension Parish following an explosion at the site Thursday, June 13. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

  • A roadblock with emergency personnel is seen in this aerial photo near the Williams Olefins plant in Geismar following an explosion and fire at the plant Thursday, June 13. (AP Photo/Gerald Herbert)

  • An explosion at The Williams Olefins plant in Geismar Thursday, June 13, resulted in a fire, causing numerous injuries and two fatalities. The company's website says the plant produces about 1.3 billion pounds of ethylene and 90 million pounds of polymer grade propylene a year. (AP Photo/Ryan Meador)