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Wildfire in Turkey reaches the thermal power plant




The staff of the Kemekei station has been evacuated. Flammable and explosive materials were removed from the site.





In Turkey, a massive forest fire has reached the thermal power plant in Kemekei, located in the Milas district of the southwestern province of Mugla. Reported by Anadolu on Wednesday, August 4

It is indicated that the fire, spreading under the influence of a strong wind, reached the wire fence of the CHP plant.

The station staff was evacuated, flammable and explosive materials were removed from the facility.

In turn, the mayor of the city, Mukhamment Tokat, said that the flame had already spread to the thermal power plant.

“The flame has engulfed a thermal power plant, personnel is being evacuated, in connection with which sirens sound,” he wrote on Twitter.


Recall that in Turkey they have been unable to cope with fires for a week — since July 28. Since then, 160 fires have been localized, 14 fires are still continuing.



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