Wildfire on Elafonissos in progress
A wildfire that broke out on the island of Elafonissos on Saturday is in progress.
Fifteen fire engines with a 45-member crew, two groups of firemen on foot assisted by two firefighting aircraft and two helicopters are currently battling the blaze.
A super puma helicopter with a group of seven firemen has left from Athens Airport to join the firefighting forces, the region of Peloponnese said.
A camping and a hotel in the area of Simos have been evacuated for precautionary reasons.
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