This Tuesday at Influence of the region of Higgins, CONF and ONEMI, they reported red alert for the municipality of Pichchelmum in front of forest fires that cover about 15 hectares.
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The fire is called "Barrack" is active and so far left an injured person and destroyed a house that was uninhabited.
In contrast, the regional intention, based on the information provided by CONF and in coordination with the ONEMI Regional Office, decided to publish a red notice. "While fire conditions it guarantees", authorities said in a statement.
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Conaf announced that they are working on the site 4 brigades, 3 technicians, 1 aircraft and 2 helicopters; in addition to the fire brigade of Pichilemu, Pordenone and Pumantke, supported by the brigade of the Neil forest company.
It was declared a communal red alert in the Pichilemum forest fire, whose area increased to 15 hectares. #ChileLoProtegemosAll
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