CORPUS CHRISTI, Texas — Fire crews in Kleberg County were busy battling a trash fire that got out of control at a hayfield on County Road.

According to fire crews, the fire started around noon when the owner of the field set his trash on fire, and before he knew it the flames went out of control burning through 40-hay bales.

Firefighters were able to put out the flames just after 6:45 p.m.