A fire broke out in an area within the boundaries of the community of Klaudia in Larnaca province, near the old road between the community and the Municipality of Dromolaxia, according to an announcement by the Department of Forests.
As reported, the fire broke out at 12:40 and was brought under control around 13:15, after burning 5 tenths with sparse vegetation.
To extinguish the fire, 3 people from the Forest Department attempted with 1 fire truck and 2 people from the Fire Service with 1 fire truck.
The exact causes of the fire are being investigated.
Anyone who sees smoke or fire is asked to call 1407 or 112.