Wildfires hit central Portugal, 1,000 firefighters mobilized

Wildfires hit central Portugal, 1,000 firefighters mobilized

The first major episode of wildfires in Portugal have injured 20 people including 8 firefighters. The fires broke out on Saturday across three fronts in the district of Castelo Branco, about 125 miles (200km) north-east of Lisbon, Portugal’s civil protection agency said. The firefighters were being supported by 19 firefighting aircraft and hundreds of vehicles.

Sandra
Sandra
Randy Souse-Git
Randy Souse-Git 6 months

This is at least 3 years running for huge wild fires there. They must feel devistated in Central Portugal. I hope they get this under control quickly. A beautiful country and friendly people. My wife and I truly feel in love with the place when we traveled there...

AY-MO
AY-MO 6 months

Hey Gramps why you slacking at getting those forests raked

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