Lezha, Homes Endangered by Flames in Torovica
Albanian Daily News
Published July 17, 2017
Large surfaces of pine trees forests continue to be destroyed by the flames despite temperatures decrease. A new blaze, registered on Monday in Torovica mountain, part of Lezha district, is putting at risk of number of nearby homes and even a church.
Flames, encouraged by the strong winds, are rapidly moving toward the houses while the firefighters continue to battle with the fires. Military forces and voluntaries are helping the firefighters in this task that becomes even more difficult due to the broken terrain.