METAIRIE, LA — U.S. Sen. David Vitter (R-La.) today met with officials at Williams Olefins chemical plant in Geismar, Louisiana and received a briefing on the explosion Thursday.
“It’s tragic to see events like this happen in our own backyards,” Vitter said. “I want to do everything I can to support the victims and families affected by this accident. My prayers are especially with the family of Zachary Green.”
Williams Olefins chemical plant is located in Ascension Parish.