Watch as flames engulf house in Corinth in forest fire (video)
A house was engulfed in flames in the village of Zevgolatio, Corinth after a fire broke out in a nearby forest area in the region of Agious Apostolous (Saint Apostles).
A fire engine capsized into a ravine in Soulinari. Three firefighters were inured during their efforts to put out the flames of a forest fire raging in an inaccessible area in the Saint Apostles. According to initial reports, the firefighters were on a fire engine when the vehicle capsized and crashed into a ravine.
All three were transferred to the General Corinth hospital. Two Canadair type aircraft, 1 helicopter, 40 firefighters, 16 vehicles, a 27-member unit, 2 private water trucks have all been mobilised to help in the operations.
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