The service of extinction of forest fires of Andalusia, Infoca Planworks against a fire declared in the municipality of Estepona.
🔴#IFEstepona from the KA70 helicopter. It is observed how the 20 km/h wind knocks down the column of smoke almost at ground level. We continue to work on extinguishing this fire with the collaboration of @cpbmalaga pic.twitter.com/QWOIRRcZ7R
— INFOCA (@Plan_INFOCA) August 17, 2022
Specifically, the fire has been declared around 17:22 and affects a area called the Apple Tree Quarryas they have indicated to Europa Press from Infoca.
To the place they have moved three air media -a light heavyweight, a super puma and a kamov-, two Brica -with 18 troops-, 14 forest firefighters, two operations technicians and an environmental agent.