OPAL, Wyo. — An explosion and large fire caused the small Wyoming town of Opal to be evacuated Wednesday afternoon.
According to a SweetwaterNOW.com, the explosion happened at the Williams Gas Plant.
U.S. Highway 30 and Wyoming Highway 240 have been closed.
No injuries have been reported as a result of the explosion.
Opal has fewer than 100 residents. StreetWaterNow reported residents would be taken to Little America.