A fertilizer plant explosion in West, Texas decimated the town (which is actually in Central Texas) last night, killing at least five people and injuring at least 160.
Celebrities took to Twitter to share their reactions:
Katy Perry: Reading all the news about Texas. It's a very sad time for lots of ppl. Let's send extra love & light out. Don't take anything for granted.
Pope Francis: Please join me in praying for the victims of the explosion in Texas and their families.
LeAnn Rimes: Prayers for everyone in TX tonight in the tragic fertilizer plant explosion outside of Waco.
John Legend: This West, Texas explosion is horrific. I can't imagine how anybody could survive that blast. What a tragedy.
Sophia Bush: Devastating. My heart goes out to the people in West...
Milla Jovovich: I want to send so many prayers out to the victims of the explosion in texas and to all the displaced families there trying to survive.
Kerry Washington: Sending prayers out for all those affected by the explosion in West, Texas.
Miranda Lambert: #PrayForWest…. I don't understand all this craziness in the world right now. Lord please heal the bodies and hearts.
Blake Shelton: Man... Thinking about all my Texas family and friends tonight. I love y'all.
Sarah Hyland: Another tragic loss of people. Hoping this was an accident and not done with intent. My prayers are with them
Pauley Perrette (NCIS star): OMG. In shock. Again. All prayers and hearts and thoughts for West Texas Explosion right now. #PrayForTexas
Chrissy Teigen: West explosion. No words. Too much, universe. Too much.