Fire near Rouen: Eleven People in Hospital including Five Children after a Cellar Fire

A fire broke out Sunday 24th June, 2018 in the cellar of a building in Saint-Étienne-du-Rouvray (Seine-Maritime) near to Rouen. Eleven people were evacuated to hospitals. The fire took place, Sunday 24th June, 2018 around 7.35pm, in the cellar of a five-storey building, rue Louis-Jouvet, in  Saint-Etienne-du-Rouvray (Seine-Maritime) near Rouen.  17 people rescued During the fire, about ten people were blocked …

In Saint-Brieuc, the Mansion of the Tower of Cesson Destroyed by Fire

A major fire is underway Thursday afternoon in the mansion of the tower of Cesson in Saint-Brieuc. The building is completely destroyed by fire. Significant resources have been triggered by the fire department. This fire was arson. The mansion next to the Tower of Cesson erected by Alexandre Glais-Bizoin the middle of the XIX th  century was destroyed by fire …

Abbeville: Burning Car at Hyper U

Friday 12th January at 11.30am, a vehicle caught fire in the parking lot of the Hyper U in Abbeville. Friday 12th January at 11.30am a vehicle caught fire on the car of the Hyper U in Abbeville. The cause of this disaster is of accidental origin . A fire started under the hood of a car parked under the awning of …

High Fire Risk in Bouches-du-Rhône, Gard and Corsica this Weekend

The prefectures of Bouches-du-Rhône, Gard and Corsica predict a high fire risk all weekend while high winds are expected, in a context of persistent drought. In the Bouches-du-Rhône, where wind gusts up to 100 km/h are expected from Friday evening until Sunday afternoon, the prefecture has issued an exceptional prohibition order burning until to November …

Fire in the Var: Hyères Neighborhood Evacuated, Firefighter Injured

A forest fire broke virulent Saturday night between Hyères and La Londe-les-Maures (Var), covering some 330 hectares near urban areas and destroying a house, did was learned from the prefecture. The fire, described as “very virulent” and “very violent” by the chief of the prefecture of the Var, Emmanuel Cayron, expained at 10pm in Hyères and has spread to …

Bouches-du-Rhône: Fire Broke Out around Aubagne, Residents Confined to their Homes

The south of France continues to be ravaged by fires. Saturday afternoon around Aubagne (Bouches-du-Rhône) a new forest fire broke out. Significant rescue equipment have been mobilized. Residents were forced to be confined to their homes, others were evacuated. At 20:30, 150 hectares have been ravaged by the flames, according to the CODIS, the Operational Center Fire and rescue …

Nice: The Yacht on Fire Sank

FIRE: The 40 metre yacht, “If Only” that caught fire early Thursday afternoon sank during the night … The yacht of 40 meters, the “If Only”, which was on fire off from the airport in Nice since early Thursday afternoon, finally sank to 9:50 p.m.. It was located 6 kilometers south of the airport and lies about 650 meters deep. …