Statement by Gov. Perry on Incident in West

Statement

By:  Rick Perry
Date: April 17, 2013
Location: Austin, TX

Gov. Rick Perry today released the following statement regarding the incident in West, Texas:

"We are monitoring developments and gathering information as details continue to emerge about this incident. We have also mobilized state resources to help local authorities. Our thoughts and prayers are with the people of West, and the first responders on the scene."

Please follow our disaster page on the West, Texas Explosion. You will find information on donation locations, shelter information, medical assistance, how to donate blood and more. http://governor.state.tx.us/disaster/