Fire ravaging over 10 hectares of crops in Siliana, extinguished
06/07/2019 20:15, TUNIS/Tunisia

(TAP) - The officers of Civil protection and forestry and several farmers managed to extinguish Saturday afternoon a fire that had ravaged 10 hectares of crop residues, 50 bales of hay and destroyed a tractor in the Kalaa area (Krib delegation), TAP correspondent reported.

The causes of the fire are still unknown, a source from the civil protection said, pointing out that it had started during hay collection and that the civil protection officials had managed to prevent the spread of fire to Mount Mallaha, located near the agricultural field.

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