Pano Pyrgos fire under control, man arrested

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Pano Pyrgos fire under control, man arrested
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A fire that raged in forested land near Pano Pyrgos is under control and a 35 year old man is under arrest as authorities investigate possible foul play,  CyBC radio reported on Friday.

Authorities estimate some 30 hectares of forest land have been burnt at the edge of Paphos forest.

More than 250 fire fighters and 60 fire engines that were rushed to the scene managed to contain the fire a little after midnight some five hours after it broke out.

They continued to do battle with the blaze through the night while fire fighting aircraft are due back in action on...


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Pano Pyrgos fire under control, man arrested


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