Update: Pareklissia fire contained

November 4, 2018 at 2:53pm

A fire has broken out in Limassol, between Pareklissia and Kellaki, has been contained, the Fire Department said.

The fire started around 10:30 am Sunday, in the state forest between the two villages and was set under control around 1 pm.

70 Department of Forests and Fire Department officers, 12 vehicles, volunteers and an aircraft are still operating at the scene to fully extinguish the fire.