One of the first images from the fire in central Evia/Photo: Facebook
NEWSROOM IEFIMERIDA. Gr
Alarm has been triggered by the fire brigade, due to a large fire that broke out late at noon, Thursday, in central Evia.
According to the first information, the front of the fire is particularly threatening and is located in the area sleeves, near the Acetabia mountains.
As announced by the fire brigade, 60 firefighters with 25 vehicles and two groups of hikers are operating at the scene, while by air they are already giving a “battle” by firing four fire fighters and two helicopters.
A fire marshal told Iefimerida that “the fire is very close to Makrychori. For preventive reasons only, a little while ago the settlement was evacuated.
Αυτή την στιγμή εκδηλώνεται μεγάλη πυρκαγιά στο Μακρυχωρι Ευβοίας (μέσα στο χωριό η φωτιά) με κατεύθυνση τη Σέττα κ με δυνατούς ανέμους
Gepostet von Θανάσης Κοκκάλας am Donnerstag, 4. Juli 2019
For preventive reasons the village of Makrychori was evacuated-Photo: Tvstar
One of the first videos from the fire that “staged” a resident of the area:
According to the same testimony, the fire is very close to Makrychori and within the village, while very strong winds are blowing.
The first briefing of the fire Department:
More information on the extraordinary actuality in just a few minutes
Source – iefimerida.gr