Hay bales catch fire on Prairie Island property Monday
Just before 2 p.m. Monday, the Red Wing Fire Department responded to 20650 Prairie Pine Way, where a stack of about 30 large hay bales was on fire, the department reported.
Red Wing firefighters worked with the Miesville Fire Department to put out the fire and remained on the scene for an hour. Red Wing Fire Chief Tom Schneider reported that the fire was believed to be ignited by heavy equipment being operated near the stacked bales.
Nobody was injured in the incident.