In Chile due to forest fire declared red level of danger

A large forest fire broke out near the Chilean city of valparaíso, located on the shore of the Pacific ocean. As announced on 2 January the National office for emergencies of Chile (Onemi) in the region declared a red danger level, reports TASS.

According to the authorities, to date, the fire destroyed three houses, damaged a few. One person was hospitalized. In the area being evacuated.

To the hearth fire pulled by firefighters from five nearby towns. The fire also involved the military and special equipment, including helicopter and airplane. At the scene staffed emergency services.

For security purposes, in the communes of valparaíso, Algarrobo and Casablanca was partially disconnected the power supply. Without light remained more than 47 thousand customers.

We will remind, in July in Israel was a major «terrorist» fires.




In Chile due to forest fire declared red level of danger 03.01.2017

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