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Fire Breaks Out After Gas Pipeline Explosion in Oklahoma

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A gas pipeline explosion caused a large fire in Piedmont, Oklahoma, on September 16, with an orange glow seen from “miles away” according to local reports.

This clip from Oklahoma County Commissioner Kevin Calvey shows the fire burning from Waterloo Road in Piedmont. Calvey said he saw “flames at least two stories high.”

Officials closed several roads and evacuated people in the area as a precaution, KFOR reported. Credit: Kevin Calvey via Storyful

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