3,000 people evacuated, the fire “not fixed”


“The fire is neither fixed nor controlled. “The prefecture of Aveyron announced this Tuesday noon that 3,000 people have been evacuated preventively since yesterday evening from the villages of Rivière-sur-Tarn and Mostuéjouls, and from campsites due to the progression of the fire, in end of the day, Monday from Massegros, in Lozère.

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700 hectares were burned

The fire was started by an agricultural machine which by scraping the very hot tar of the road, in a context of great drought, set ablaze part of a departmental near Massegros, north of Montpellier, according to the firefighters.

He has already covered at least 700 hectares and reached neighboring Aveyron.

“The fire is not fixed this Tuesday morning”, had already announced Colonel Florian Souyris, the departmental director of the firefighters of Aveyron.

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canadairs in reinforcement this tuesday

More than 600 firefighters from several departments (Aveyron, Lozère, Gard, Hérault, Bouches-du-Rhône, Var, Aude, Alpes-maritimes, Tarn, Ariège, Haute-Garonne) were mobilized Tuesday morning, according to the prefecture of the Aveyron.

Additional air resources from the Gard civil security base (three canadairs) are deployed as reinforcements

With already more than 47,000 hectares burned since the beginning of the year, France experienced a record number of burned areas in July, according to the European Forest Fire Information System (EFFIS), which has kept comparable statistics since 2006.


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