Two firemen injured in Sidirokastro forest fire in eastern Mani

Two firemen were injured during an ongoing operation to put out a forest fire that broke out on Wednesday in Sidirokastro area in eastern Mani, Lakonia. Fire-fighting forces on the ground and in the air are continuing efforts to contain the blaze but are up against strong winds blowing in the area.

A second front in the Kelefos location in Oitylos was under partial control, the fire brigade said.