Winds fan­ning mas­sive wild­fire

China Daily (Hong Kong) - - WORLD -

A wild­fire that started on Wed­nes­day be­tween the cities of Va­len­cia and Castel­lon was still spread­ing on Fri­day, emer­gency ser­vices re­ported. The fire, be­lieved to have been sparked by a light­ning strike, on Thurs­day con­sumed 600 hectares of land as it was fanned by strong winds through­out the day. It has de­stroyed 1,000 hectares of for­est and scrub­land in the Sierra de la Calderona nat­u­ral park.

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