HOUSTON – Northwest Houston residents turned to social media early Friday morning after an explosion at a business.
Here are some of the posts we’re seeing about what resident say happened and the devastation they’re finding in and around their homes.
Thoughts to all those near the #explosion. Everyone check on your neighbors, especially the elderly.— Seth Victoria (@Original_Seth_V) January 24, 2020
Structural damage will need to be assessed on all those in area too. My ceiling fell down 2 miles away.#Allstate#SpringBranchExplosion #Houston #HoustonExplosion https://t.co/rOjeefhmbD
This is how close I live to the explosion location in Nw houston ( almost 4 miles) usually is only 5 min drive .— imaa007 (@imaa007) January 24, 2020
I pray for everyone’s safety 🙏🏻😰
Watson Grinding & Manufacturing Co,
4525 Gessner Rd, Houston, TX 77041#houstonexplosion #houston #houston_explosion pic.twitter.com/VUW0h5QN23
Facebook also deployed an “I’m safe” crisis response message Friday morning to some Houston residents.