Azilal: gigantic forest fire destroyed dozens of acres of forest

A massive fire broke out Sunday evening in a forest in Ait Attab in the province of Azilal.

The emergency services were Monday still trying to try the fire under control. Emergency services, water and bosdiensten, local authorities and various volunteers had difficulty to control the fire by the wind.

The gendarmerie has opened an investigation to determine the origin of the fire and to see if it was a premeditated act. Le360 reports that there is no human victims, while further the extent of the damage is still unknown.

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