HOUSTON – At least two people were killed in an early-morning explosion at a business in northwest Houston, according to officials.
Police said the blast happened around 4:20 a.m. near Gessner Road and Clay Road.
Several homes in the area were damaged, including shattered windows and broken doors.
Photos show significant damage to Watson Grinding & Manufacturing, the site of the explosion.
Scroll below to view photos of the damage to the business and surrounding homes.
Damage at the site of the explosion:
Damage to homes and businesses in the area:
A Twitter user took to the social media platform to share the damage to his home caused by the explosion.
Several businesses in the area also sustained damage.