Fire in El Prat de Cabanes-Torreblanca in Cabanes is extinguished

Fire in El Prat de Cabanes-Torreblanca in Cabanes is extinguished

The fire declared on March 20 at night in the natural park of Prat de Cabanes-Torreblanca has been terminated at 13.53 this Monday after having burned an area of ​​205.6 hectares, sources have reported today. Ministry of Environment.

The fire occurred by controlled the day 23 to the 7.05 hours , according to informed sources of the Provincial Consortium of Firemen and of the Generalitat. The tasks of extinction of the fire were complicated by the strong wind and by the characteristics of the humid terrain of the natural park.

More than 50 firefighters worked on the extinction of a fire that is the second in the area in a short space of time , since on 12 February another fire was also decreed in the same natural park.