Firefighters work through night to contain Bucks County hay blaze

It took about 12 hours for firefighters to bring a hay fire in Quakertown under control. Credit: Getty Images
It took about 12 hours for firefighters to bring a hay fire in Quakertown under control.
Credit: Getty Images

A multi-alarm hay fire in Quakertown, Bucks County, burned Sunday night into Monday morning before firefighters were finally able to bring it under control.

The fire started about 7:30 p.m. Sunday at a storage facility at Tohickon and Stoneback roads, 6ABC Action News reports.

It took firefighters about 12 hours to contain the fire. An estimated 800 to 1,000 bales of hay were destroyed, according to the report.

It remains unclear what sparked the fire.


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