Beja: 8 hectares of wheat destroyed by fire
28/05/2020 19:23, TUNIS/Tunisia

(TAP) - Two fires, on Thursday afternoon, broke out simultaneously in Beja and Medjez El Bab, destroying about 8 hectares of wheat.

Firefighters were able to control the fire that broke out in the locality of Barech in Beja after the fire ravaged more than 3.5 hectares of wheat, while efforts are continuing to control the fire that broke out in a state-owned agricultural farm in El Herry road, Medjez El Bab.

A civil protection source told TAP 4 hectares of wheat are threatened by the fire.

The weather conditions and the rise in temperature recorded in the region would be the causes of these fires, the same source added.

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