Fire near Marbella
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Firefighters battle wildfires near Marbella in Spain

Spanish firefighters are battling a huge wildfire raging near the wealthy resort of Marbella on the country's Costa del Sol.

At least one person has died and thousands more have been forced to leave the area.

Evacuations were ordered from near Marbella, Ojen and a camp site at Alpujata, with some 300 British expats among the evacuees.

Tom Burridge reports.

  • 31 Aug 2012
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