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Firefighters manage to stabilize the Girona fire

A helicopter prepares to cool the floor affected by the fire in the Cap de Creus pure park (Girona) (Photograph: David Borrat / .)

The Firefighters of the Generalitat have thought of perimeter and “stabilized”, this Sunday morning, the fire in the Cap de Creus Pure Park (Girona). After preventing the flames since Friday at midday, the depend of burned hectares on this space has risen to 450.

In Port de la Selva, the first 350 individuals evacuated due to the advance of the fire have been ready to return to their houses. As well as, about 400 inhabitants of the city of Selva de Mar are confined to their houses. Nevertheless, the fire remains to be energetic and 155 firefighters are engaged on the floor to fully extinguish it.

Subsequent hours

The fire brigade intervention chief, Santi Lleonart, has defined in statements to the media that Saturday night time, “placid and with average winds, has allowed work on the whole perimeter of the fire” and has not triggered new sources of fire.

Nevertheless, he has remarked that though it’s a scenario that enables the Firefighters to make a positive forecast and be optimistic, “it’s a untimely part to think about the fire extinguished” and that the subsequent 12-24 hours shall be essential for its extinction.

The fire in Carballeda de Valdeorras (Ourense) affects a large area of ​​wooded land (Photo: SXENICK / EFE)

The fire in Carballeda de Valdeorras (Ourense) affects a large area of ​​wooded land (Photo: SXENICK / EFE)

The fire in Carballeda de Valdeorras (Ourense) impacts a big space of ​​wooded land (Photograph: SXENICK / .)

Fire in Carballeda de Valdeorras (Galicia)

On the different hand, since the afternoon of this Saturday a complete of 200 hectares have been burned in the place of Sobrado, in the Ourense city of Carballeda de Valdeorras. Nevertheless, the fire has additionally been managed all through noon.

Site visitors on the railway part between Quereño and O Barco, on the León-Monforte route, which has had to be interrupted due to the proximity to the fire tracks, has been restored.

Throughout the day, the province of Ourense has registered the most values ​​of temperature in the Neighborhood, with 40 levels in Arnoia or in the metropolis of Ourense itself, and 38 levels in the area of Valdeorras, the place the flames broke out.

This text initially appeared on The HuffPost and has been up to date.


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