(KMOV.com) A natural gas pipeline ruptured in Houstonia, Mo. Early Friday morning.
The pipeline, which runs from Michigan to Texas, exploded after midnight sending flames high into the sky.
Officials have requested a five mile area surrounding the plant be evacuated.
Houstonia is located between Columbia and Kansas City, Mo.
No injuries have been reported.
No other details were immediately available.
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