EM – Turkey: People are fleeing the forest fires in Mugla


Residents of Mugla and the surrounding area fled their villages on Sunday when forest fires raged for a fifth day and the discovery of more bodies increased the death toll to eight.

The residents of Cokertme fled by boat along with tourists and cars of danger as the flames of the coastal town kept approaching.

In one video, fire trucks and cars rushed to escape the fire that raged on all sides.

After dark saw this The village looked apocalyptic from afar as flames invaded the dark hills.

Bodrum Mayor Ahmet Aras said on Sunday evening that people near Cokertme and Mazi experienced “hell” when they dated Drive away fire.

He said the fire couldn’t be stopped and hoped to protect residential areas but said it was too late for the trees.


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