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More people get killed by natural fires Italy

More people get killed by natural fires Italy

Natural fires continue to Italy in their grip. Monday were two fatalities reported. Firefighters found according to news agency Ansa in bluswerkzaamheden in the neighbourhood of Tivoli, not far from Rome, the bodies of two elderly women.

The small house in which they stayed was embedded touched by the fire. A third site was in a state of shock and with a smoke inhalation to a hospital.

Already for weeks Italy was ravaged by fires. In large parts of the country, it has been a very long time not rained, and the forests, scrub and grasslands are bone dry. Only in Sicily, jerked the fire department Monday all 299 time, ordered the commander via Twitter know. Also in the provinces of Lazio, Calabria, Apulia and Campania were the emergency services working overtime.

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