Hay catches fire near Mount Hope

Dozens of hay bales caught fire early Monday morning near Mount Hope in northwest Sedgwick County, authorities said.

The fire was reported at 5:20 a.m. at K-96 and 101st Street North, a Sedgwick County dispatch supervisor said. One report said the fire involved 50 to 60 hay bales, she said.

Fire crews had extinguished the fire by 7 a.m. A cause has not yet been released.