More than 150 people are fighting the fire near the Greek city of Patras, which is located on the peninsula of Peloponnese, told RIA Novosti on Wednesday, fire officials of the country.
"In extinguishing the fire involved 100 firefighters in 55 vehicles and 65 people of foot units, and 8 aircraft and a helicopter," — said the source.
According to him, while the threat of Human Settlements.
"As a preventive measure were evacuated about 50 people from 10 homes, but no house burned down," — said the representative of the fire department.
Greece has established a hot windy weather, the lack of rainfall in danger of forest fires is regarded by the authorities as "very high."