Firefighters battle on four fronts

13 August 2019
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Firefighters across Greece have been fighting on four fronts since Tuesday morning while several regions of the country have been added to the list of designated as high risk for fires.
The fire fronts in progress currently are:

– in the area of ​​Agrilitsa of the municipality of Dyrfion-Messapia in Euboea,

– in Prodromos district of Thebes municipality in Boeotia

– In Pogoni Ioannina

– At Plati in Koboti, Arta.

The main concern is in Euboea, in the Agrilitsa area, where forces have been deployed as 80 firefighters are operating with 39 vehicles, 7 hiking groups with 41 firefighters, 12 firefighters from the Special Operations Fire Brigade and two helicopters.

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