News Local Updated: Fire fighters contain Ypsonas blaze

Updated: Fire fighters contain Ypsonas blaze

Fire fighters from the Republic of Cyprus and the British Bases have contained a fire that broke out near Ypsonas  early on Saturday afternoon.

Three fire trucks from the Republic of Cyprus fire services and one from the British Bases as well as a fire fighting airplane of the Forestry Department and two helicopters attended to the fire.

The fire was close to a residential area and fire fighters’s efforts were initially focused on preventing it from spreading there.

(File photo)

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