Multi-alarm fire at hay storage yard in Quakertown

September 9, 2013 5:25:43 AM PDT
Firefighters spent hours battling a multi-alarm blaze burning at a hay storage yard in Quakertown, Bucks County.

The fire started Sunday evening at 7:30 p.m. at a storage yard located at Tohickon Road and Stoneback Road.

Fire crews from surrounding municipalities responded to the scene.

According to officials, 800 to 1000 bales of hay were burned before the fire was contained, roughly 12 hours after it started.

There is no word yet on what may have sparked the fire.