Watch: Massive blaze prompts evacuations in Orion Township, Michigan

ORION TOWNSHIP, Michigan -- Firefighters on Monday night, November 20th were called out to the scene of a massive fire in Orion Township, Michigan.

Few official details were immediately available, as crews battled the intense blaze.

Auburn Hills police asked that people avoid the area of Brown/Joslyn and Brown/Baldwin, calling it "a large outdoor fire."

Police said fire personnel were ordering evacuations as a result of the fire.

A crew from WDIV, offering a live feed of the blaze, said it was a gas fire -- and fireballs were seen shooting into the sky.