Italian firefighters in these watches continue to fight the fire on the island of Sardinia. The fires provoked unprecedented heat, on the island and in other regions of the country are burning the forests, fields and destroyed several homes.
According to local media on Sunday, from the vicinity of the town of San Teodoro evacuated about 500 people, including tourists. Information on casualties have been reported yet.
According to RIA Novosti, in extinguishing the fire on the island of Sardinia, involving hundreds of firefighters and a lot of equipment, including four aircraft and four helicopters.
Forest fires covered almost half of Italy. Particularly serious the situation is in the areas of Abruzzo, Apulia, Calabria and Sicily.