Firefighters work to extinguish flaming hay bales

July 25, 2012 | 3:02 p.m. CDT
Firefighters extinguish flaming hay bales with the help of the property owner on Wednesday south of Hallsville. When rolled, hay weighs about 1 ton and retains heat. The firefighters had the property owner use his tractor to spread the hay in order to fully extinguish the bales.

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