The incident was recorded in the immediate vicinity of the national reserve Lago Penuelas. Firefighters from Valparaiso work on site with the support of a municipal truck.
National Emergency Management (Onemi) announced this saturday night Red alarm in Valparaiso commune for wildfire
According to information provided by the National Forest Corporation (Conaf) in Onemi, the fire absorbs preliminary area of 0.8 hectares of shrubs, pines and eucalyptus
Loss in near the national reserve Lago Penuelas, up to about 200 meters, and was called "Fundo Los Peumos" for the land on which it is located.
The Valparaiso office organized, on the basis of the incident information, a red alarm for the Valparaiso municipality, and appropriate coordination was credited.
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Firefighters from Valparaiso, who have the support of a municipal rain tank, are working in the fight against fire. In addition, Onemi reports that there is a brigade and technician from Konaf on the way to the scene of the incident.
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