Residents evacuated in Benidorm blaze


The wildfire which broke out in Benidorm’s Partida Armanello at 15.45 yesterday (Tuesday) was classed as being under control by firefighters at 20.45 last night.

Two aircraft – a helicopter and a plane – were called in to fight the blaze which spread through the fly-tipping site on the edge of the town.

Around 50 people spent the night in the L’Illa sports centre after they were evacuated from their homes as a precautionary measure.

Full report in Friday’s Costa Blanca News


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