Montignoso (Massa Carrara), 12 September 2021 – A real nightmare the fire of Montignoso which broke out around 6pm on Friday. On Sunday the flames still burned the vegetation, much to the apprehension of the people of the area. The houses are safe, but there has been fear over the fate of some houses.
A huge deployment of forces, with a field operations center to coordinate everything and the presence of various helicopters and a canadair, as well as many fire brigade teams and volunteers. A dangerous and very precious job to try to snatch the many hectares of precious vegetation from the fire. The stake has started around 6pm on Friday from the locality Poggio. Gone up in the woods and vineyards. A fire that is clearly visible even from the center of Massa.
“The front of the fire is very broad – says the mayor of Montignoso Gianni Lorenzetti – however, thanks to the work carried out throughout the night by the volunteers and the firefighters, the houses are currently not in danger and continue to be manned “.
Around 8 pm on Saturday the flames regained vigor. For another night of fear. At 10pm the situation worsened further, with the arrival of firefighters from Pisa, Prato, Lucca and Pistoia. Dozens of firefighters engaged.
Meanwhile, also on the Massa front in the past few hours a vast fire attacked the hills of Candia.
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