Hay bales catch fire along Highway 69

INDEPENDENCE COUNTY,AR (KAIT) – Traffic along Highway 69 was backed up for a bit after a trailercarrying hay bales caught on fire.

The fire happened onHighway 69 between Batesville and Newark. The truck was able to pull to the shoulderof the road.

Fire crews hadtraffic blocked for a bit while crews worked to put out the flames.

No one was injured.

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