| 5.7 ha of agricultural land have burned | Members of the Infomur Plan to fight forest fires in the Region of Murcia have extinguished a fire declared in the area of ??La Faldilla in the municipality of Jumilla.
It has affected 5.7 ha of agricultural land.1-1-2 received calls reporting the fire at 4:31 pm, and that the wind was facilitating its spread.
Firefighters from the Consortium for Fire Fighting and Rescue of the Region of Murcia and members of the Civil Protection of Jumilla mobilized to the scene.
Given the size of the fire, the fire department requested the support of forest brigades and aerial means, so a forest brigade and a helicopter of the General Directorate of Citizen Security and Emergencies with a heli-transported forest brigade have also been mobilized.
Thus, they are working in the area:-CEIS firefighters (sergeant and 9 firefighters with 5 fire fighting vehicles).-Environmental agents.-1 forest brigade with its pumper truck.-DGSCE helicopter with extinction technician and heli-transported forest brigade.-Jumilla City Council Civil Protection.At 20 hours the fire was declared extinguished and the media participating in the extinction returned to their bases.