Alassa Fire: Heading to the Fairytale – 'Icarus 2' Activates

"IKAROS II" is activated – In battle eight flying vehicles

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The firefighting forces were mobilized at noon on Friday after the fire that broke out in Alassa.

The Spokesman of the Fire Department, Andreas Kettis reported that the Fire Department responded to a dry grass and wild vegetation fire despite the Alassa Dam, Limassol District.

Seven fire engines from Limassol, Nicosia, Paphos are currently working and eight aerial vehicles have been activated.

According to the latest information, the fire is headed towards Paramytha Community, with the Fire Department activating Plan IKAROS 2.

The District Administration responds with a Tanker, four F.P.M. and land promoter, the Dept. Forestry with five fire trucks.

In addition, the Civil Defense and Police were informed about the possible evacuation of individual houses.

It is noted that earlier there was a resurgence in the area of ​​Agios Mamas.