This Is Not The Texas Fertilizer Plant Explosion

This picture of a mushroom cloud getting shared a ton on Twitter is not from Wednesday night’s tragedy in West, TX. It’s actually of another explosion in West that happened in 2008.

1. As previously reported by Fox News, this photo was taken in 2008 of an oil refinery exploding in the west Texas town of Big Spring, injuring four people

2. If you have to tweet this photo, tweet this.

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