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Mallorca wildfire destroys 450 hectares

PUBLISHED: August 22, 2013 at 11:43 am  •  LAST EDITED: September 7, 2013 at 6:26 pm
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WILDFIRES have burnt 450 hectares of land on the Spanish island of Mallorca, prompting the evacuation of 180 people.

Emergency staff worked through the night to try to control the fire, and they expect to have it completed by the evening.

It is the second largest fire in Mallorca this summer.

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