The plane crashed in the Lagopodo area of Zakynthos. The aircraft was accompanied by another Petzetel and had been sent to reinforce the ground forces from the air to extinguish a small fire in the area of Lagopodo-Macherado. The circumstances of the crash will be investigated by the competent authorities.
24 firefighters with 7 vehicles are operating in the fire.
Two fires in progress in Zakynthos
Two fires appeared within a short time, shortly after six in the afternoon in a forest area, in the villages of Lithakia and Macherado in Zakynthos.
In the village of Lithakia, according to information, two fires appeared nearby, while there was another fire in the village of Macherado in the location “Kataloupo”.
A large force of the fire service is located at the points while the contribution of the air means is valuable, with two cannons and two pistols – one of which fell – attempting to drop water from the first moment.
From the fiery fronts of the island, residential areas are not endangered.
Images from the wreckage site
Source – iefimerida.gr