Plant had $1 million in liability

Posted: May 5, 2013 at 2:13 a.m.

The Texas fertilizer plant that exploded last month, killing 14 people, injuring more than 200 others and causing tens of millions of dollars in damage to the surrounding area, had only $1 million in liability coverage, lawyers said Saturday.

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