Fire fighters have managed to contain a fire which broke out in the afternoon in the Limassol district and raged out of control for more than two hours, fanned by strong winds, CyBC reports.
The fire broke out in the afternoon between the villages of Vasa Kilaniou, Omodos and Potamiou.
Five fire service and two forestry department fire trucks responded to the fire.
Fire fighters will remain on site to fully extinguish the fire and prevent a flare up.
The causes of the fire will be investigated tomorrow.