More than 900 hectares of forest burning in south-eastern France

More than 900 hectares of forest burn in the south-east of France of the Bouches-du-Rhone — is the region's largest forest fire in the summer, said on Monday AFP.

About 400 acres burned completely. To fight the fire thrown more than 700 fire service personnel.

On Sunday, the work of putting out fires continued throughout the day. It is expected that the operation will continue on Monday.

This summer, the hot weather has led to the spread of forest fires in Europe. In particular, the Spanish Catalonia as a result of the largest in the last 26 years, forest fire killed four people. A fire raged in the more than 13 thousand hectares.

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