Explosion Rocks Missouri Natural Gas Plant

From Fox2now:

(KTVI) - An explosion rocked a natural gas plant near Houstonia, Missouri halfway between Kansas City and Columbia.

An official with Panhandle Eastern Pipeline Company says something ruptured at a compressor station causing the blast, which could be seen for miles around.

The fire has been put out and some living nearby were evacuated from their homes as a precaution.

No one was hurt and the cause is under investigation.