Saint-Etienne-Du-Gue-De-Isle: Three Hectares of Stubble in Smoke

A fire broke out in a Friday night agricultural machine in Saint-Etienne-Du-Gue-De-Isle. Three hectares of straw were destroyed. Friday night, around 5pm, a fire broke out in a combine in Saint-Etienne-Du-Gue-De-Isle, near the wind farm Landes. The fire spread in a farm field. Three hectares of stubble went up in smoke. The firefighters Mills, Loudeac and Rohan were …

Forest Fires in Portugal: The toll was at Least 61 Dead, the Country Decreed Three Days of National Mourning

The country was hit Saturday by a heat wave, with temperatures exceeding 40 degrees in several regions … The victims, mostly, been trapped in their cars. A forest fire that suddenly redoubled in intensity resulted, according to the latest reports, at least 61 dead and sixty injured Saturday in the region of Leiria , in central Portugal , the government …

Charente: A House Destroyed by Fire

The house was already in flames when firefighters arrived … Firefighters arrived too late and could not save the flames from destroying a house at Montignac in the Charente on Sunday 30th April. Fifteen firefighters mobilized Fifteen firefighters from Angouleme and Mansle were deployed, tackling thefire from two angles to control the damage reports La Charente Libre . …